VA·23 Arsago Seprio

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Classification: unidentifiable potsherd

Material: pottery
Size: height 9 cm, width 4.7 cm, thickness 0.5–1 cm (of fragment)
Condition: fragmentary
Autopsy by: Corinna Salomon
Date of autopsy: Apr 30 2022

Archaeological culture: La Tène D
Date: late 2nd–1st c. BC
Date derived from: archaeological context

Site: Arsago Seprio (Varese, Lombardia, Italy)
Field name: Sant'Ambrogio
Archaeological context: stray find
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 41' 1.31" N, 8° 44' 2.68" E
Find date: 1986–1987
Find circumstances: excavation
Finder: Soprintendenza Archeologica della Lombardia
Current location: Civico Museo Archeologico (Arsago Seprio)
Inventory no.: St 61497

Inscription: VA·23 (etu)

Alternative sigla: Morandi 2004: 123

Sources: Morandi 2004: 605 no. 123



Images in Veronesi 1990: tav. XXIVc (drawing).

Fragment of a large vessel of domestic pottery, found without context during the excavation 1986/1987 of the Sant'Ambrogio necropolis; see Volontè Fredini 1990: 72 for a detailed description. Dating from Morandi.

Corinna Salomon