An Askó - ceremonial pouring vessel modelled horse and rider and with impressed decoration. Villanovan III Ca BC Bologna. ~ @ Pre-Roman Pottery & Etruscan Ceramics - Ceramic History Tutorials for Potters and Clay Artists.
Etruscan bucchero jug, 6th century B.C. Bucchero pottery represents a key source of information about the Etruscan civilization. Used by elites at banquets, bucchero demonstrates the tendencies of elite consumption among the Etruscans. The elite display at the banqueting table helped to reinforce social rank and to allow elites to advertise the achievements and status of themselves and their families. Private collection