BG·39 Verdello

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Classification: pot

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 sportivo
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 36' 29.76" N, 9° 37' 48.77" E
Find date: 1958–1959
Current location: Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Lombardia (Bergamo)
Inventory no.: St 35544

Inscription: BG·39 (pe)

Alternative sigla: Morandi 2004: 296

Sources: Morandi 2004: 715 no. 296


Images in Poggiani Keller 2003b: 103, fig. 4.5 (drawing), Morandi 2003: 134, fig. 21 (photo).

Small olla, found by the wall of one of the tombs at the Campo sportivo site and probably belonging to the bier on which the deceased was carried (Poggiani Keller 2003b: 103). Dating from Tizzoni 1981: 27 and Poggiani Keller 2003b: 101; Morandi 2007: 301 (no. 32) gives the 2nd–1st century BC.

Corinna Salomon