VR·33 Verona

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Classification: vase
Archaeological Type: pyxis

Material: pottery
Size: diam. 7.9 cm
Condition: fragmentary

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 2694
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 91600

Inscription: VR·33 (mar)

Alternative sigla: none

Sources: Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 154 (no. 10)


Images in Solinas 2016: Tav. LVI, e (photo), Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 154, fig. 4.5.10 (photos).

Fragmented pyxis found in an earth-cut pit-grave covered with stones (45–55 year old male, head pointing north-east) together with rich burial equipment (pottery, metal objects) (Marchesini & Stifter 2018: 154; Solinas 2016: 378). For the dating see Solinas 2016: 375.

Corinna Salomon