BG·37 Verdello

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Classification: plate
Archaeological Type: black-glazed ware

Material: pottery
Size: unknown
Condition: complete

Archaeological culture: La Tène D 2
Date: 1st century BC
Date derived from: typology, archaeological context

Site: Verdello (Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy)
Field name: Campo Mantuì
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 36' 25.46" N, 9° 37' 52.67" E
Find date: 1957
Find circumstances: by chance
Current location: Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Lombardia (Bergamo)
Inventory no.: St 35522

Inscription: BG·37 (pau)

Alternative sigla: Morandi 2004: 294

Sources: Morandi 2004: 715 no. 294


Image in Poggiani Keller 2003b: 101, fig. 2.1 (drawing).

Plate of black-glazed ware, part of the grave inventory of the Campo Mantuì tomb (cf. BG·38 Verdello from the same tomb). Beside the inscription, two longish parallel scratches on the bottom and a double-cross symbol on the foot (photos in Morandi 2003: 134, figs 22 and 23). Dating from Poggiani Keller 2003b: 100.

Corinna Salomon