Funerary group

    • Provenienza:
      Syracuse, Canalicchio necropolis, purchase 1913
    • Data:
      3rd century BC
    • Materiali:
    • Dimensioni:
      stamnos height 29 cm; ointment jar maximum height 15 cm; guttus height 7 cm
    • Collocazione:
      Syracuse, Museo Archeologico Regionale “Paolo Orsi”
    • Inventario:
      inv. 34418-34419
  • Funerary group

Burial by secondary cremation inside a two-handled stamnos with perforated lid to fix it to the vessel. In addition to the ashes of the deceased, inside the urn there were a black-glazed jar with pouring spout (guttus), four pear-shaped ointment jars and a bottle decorated with painted bands.