Category:François vase

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English: The François Vase, a milestone in the development of Greek pottery, is a large volute krater decorated in the black-figure style which stands at 66cm in height. Dated at circa 550 BCE it was found in 1766 in an Etruscan tomb in the necropolis of Fonte Rotella near Chiusi and named after its discoverer Alessandro François.
Français : « Le vase François » est un un cratère à volutes attique à figures noires, daté autour de 570 av. J.-C. découvert en fragments dans la nécropole étrusque de Fonte Rotella à Chiusi en Étrurie, en 1844 et 1845, par Alessandro François.
Italiano: Il cosiddetto Vaso François (dal nome dell'archeologo che lo scoprì nel 1844 in una tomba etrusca a fonte Rotella, vicino Chiusi), è un grande cratere a figure nere firmato dal vasaio Ergotimos e dal pittore Kleitias, datato attorno al 570 a.C.
François Vase 
Museo archeologico di Firenze, Vaso Fançois 2-2008-11-23.JPG
volute krater
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Instance ofvolute krater
LocationNational Archaeological Museum, Florence, Province of Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Location of discovery
  • 570s BC (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
Time of discovery or invention
  • 1844
  • 57 centimetre
  • 66 centimetre
Authority control
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