MI·17 San Giorgio su Legnano

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Classification: bowl
Archaeological Type: black-glazed patera Lamb. 36

Material: pottery
Size: max. diam. of fragment 17.5 cm, max. diam. (reconstructed) 25 cm, foot diam. 9 cm
Condition: broken, fragmentary, repaired
Autopsy by: Corinna Salomon
Date of autopsy: Jan 25 2022

Archaeological culture: Augustan
Date: late 1st c. BC
Date derived from: archaeological context

Site: San Giorgio su Legnano (Milano, Lombardia, Italy)
Field name: Via Vittorio Veneto
Archaeological context: grave 2
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 34' 18.01" N, 8° 54' 37.87" E
Find date: 1952
Find circumstances: excavation
Current location: Museo Civico "Guido Sutermeister" (Legnano)
Inventory no.: St 10548

Inscription: MI·17 (caledonos)

Alternative sigla: none

Sources: Di Maio 1998: 106 f.



Images in Sutermeister 1956: 7, tomba 2.5 (drawing), Volonté 1993b: 46, fig. 6 (drawing = Volonté 2012: 730, fig. 6.3, Di Maio 1998: 106 (photo).

Multiple fragments of the foot, part of the bottom, and rim of a black-glazed patera (type Lamboglia 36) found in grave 2 of the late La Tène/Augustan necropolis in Via Vittorio Veneto; see Sutermeister 1956: 8 f. for a description of the grave and its inventory, and p. 20 for one of the object, as well as Volonté 1993: 45 and 2012: 718.

Corinna Salomon


Di Maio 1998 Paola di Maio, Lungo il fiume. Terre e genti nell'antica valle dell'Olona, Legnano: 1998.