AN ETRUSCAN IMPASTO-WARE LIDDED OLLA
CIRCA 7TH CENTURY B.C.
The bulbous body with vertical ribs, with flaring rim and upturned tripartite notched handles, the stepped, domed lid surmounted by a small vessel, the globular body with vertical slits, with three zoomorphic-headed handles adjoining the disc rim and shoulder
25 in. (63.5 cm.) high
Georges Daumas collection, France, acquired before 1948; thence by descent to Mrs M. Pierrel.
Inherited by the present owner in 1976.
Accompanied by a French passport.