Terracotta vase in shape of a rooster 

The inscription is the Etruscan alphabet and is it likely that the vase contained ink. It is 10.3cm high (4 1/16 inch.) 

Etruscan, Archaic Period, 650 - 600 BC. 

Source: Metropolitan Museum 

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