BG·14 Bergamo

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Classification: pot

Material: pottery
Size: height 8 cm, width 6.6 cm, thickness 0.6 cm (of fragment)
Condition: fragmentary

Archaeological culture: unknown
Date: 5th–3th century BC
Date derived from: typology

Site: Bergamo (Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy)
Field name: Vicolo Aquila Nera
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 42' 14.40" N, 9° 39' 46.80" E [from site]
Find date: 1989
Find circumstances: excavation
Finder: Soprintendenza Archeologica della Lombardia
Current location: Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Lombardia (Bergamo)

Inscription: BG·14 (unknown)

Alternative sigla: none

Sources: Morandi 2004: 660 f.



Images in Morandi 2004: tav. XXVII a (photo), Casini & Motta 2018: 123, fig. 4.8 (photo and drawing).

Fragment of the shoulder of an olla with part of the neck or rim. See Casini & Motta 2018: 122, no. 8 for details and the typology of the object, which was considered to be an amphora in Morandi 2004: 660 f. Found in the archaeological area of vicolo Aquila Nera, north of the Biblioteca Civica, south sector, area F, u.s. 556. Dating from Casini & Motta.

Corinna Salomon


Casini & Motta 2018 Stefania Casini, Filippo Motta, "Iscrizioni vascolari celtiche a Bergamo", Notizie Archeologiche Bergomensi 26 (2018), 115–128.