Etruscan Geometric large painted pottery jugG70
A large pottery trefoil-lipped jug with extensive ochre painted decoration including a figure of a bird below the handle.
Italy, Etruscan, Geometric period, mid 7th Century BC
24 x 25.5 cms
The rim, handle and part of the neck have been professionally restored (reconstructed), some chips and light surface wear to painted decoration as seen in the photographs
Ex. private collection, London, UK; acquired from Helios Gallery in July 2001; formerly in a UK collection formed during the mid to late 20th Century