VR·29 Verona

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Classification: lid

Material: pottery
Size: height 3.8 cm, diam. 13.3 cm
Condition: complete

Archaeological culture: La Tène D
Date: 150–50 BC
Date derived from: archaeological context

Site: Verona (Verona, Veneto, Italy)
Field name: Seminario Vescovile Maggiore
Archaeological context: grave US 3243
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 26' 33.99" N, 11° 0' 20.42" E
Find date: between 2005 and 2009
Current location: Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici per il Veneto (Verona)
Inventory no.: VR 91596

Inscription: VR·29 (eskiko)

Alternative sigla: none

Sources: Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 153 (no. 6)


Image in Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 153, fig. 4.5.6 (photo).

Lid of a ceramic vessel found in the earth-cut pit-grave US 3289, delimited by stones (inhumated 40 week old foetus, unknown sex, incomplete skeleton) together with other burial equipment of pottery, small metal objects and amber fragments (Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 153; Solinas 2016: 377). For the dating see Solinas 2016: 375.

Corinna Salomon