VB·17 Ornavasso

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Classification: cup
Archaeological Type: terra sigillata Dragendorff 24/25

Material: pottery
Size: height 5.1 cm, rim diam. 11.8 cm, base diam. 5.6 cm
Condition: unknown

Archaeological culture: Roman imperial period
Date: 30–55 AD

Site: Ornavasso (Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Piemonte, Italy)
Field name: In Persona
Archaeological context: grave 40
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 58' 8.40" N, 8° 24' 57.60" E [from site]
Find date: 1890–1893
Find circumstances: excavation
Finder: Enrico Bianchetti
Current location: Museo del Paesaggio (Verbania Pallanza)

Inscription: VB·17 (atis)
Stamp: MN[

Alternative sigla: Whatmough 1933 (PID): 318
Morandi 2004: 60

Sources: Morandi 2004: 560 f. no. 60


Terra sigillata cup type Dragendorff 24/25 found in the inhumation grave no. 40 of the In Persona necropolis. Dating from Morandi.