Messapian Trozella Vase, Valesio

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published on 25 August 2017
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The two-handled pottery vessel (trozella) which was unique to the Messappian culture of southern Italy. This version dates to the 4th century BCE and was probably used for funerary purposes. From Valesio near Brundisum, southern Italy. (Archaeological Museum of Brindisi, Italy)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2017, August 25). Messapian Trozella Vase, Valesio. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7084/messapian-trozella-vase-valesio/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Messapian Trozella Vase, Valesio." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 25, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7084/messapian-trozella-vase-valesio/.

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