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Olla (pot-shaped cinerary urn) with lid and two handles

<i>Olla</i> (pot-shaped cinerary urn) with lid and two handles

Olla (pot-shaped cinerary urn) with lid and two handles

Pottery

H: 27; W: 40.8; Diam: 32.2 cm

Gift of Ivor and Flora Svarc, Berkeley, California

Accession number:

87.116.51

Archaeology/Classical Archaeology

The flower-shaped grip of the lid shows an Eastern Mediterranean influence.

From the Israel Museum publications:

Jucker, Ines, Italy of the Etruscans, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1991, English

Chronicles of the Land, Archaeology in the Israel Museum Jerusalem, Dayagi-Mendels Michal, and Rozenberg, Silvia (eds.), The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 2010

Exhibitions:

The Etruscans, Nir David, 02/03/1992 - 15/09/1992

Food in Art: A Matter of Taste, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 01/12/2002 - 09/03/2004