University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1535
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Umbria
Ascoli Piceno
Locus: Tomb 30
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Amber
Length: 12.7cm
Width: 7.94cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number858 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Fibula (of Leech Type). Large and heavy amber. Attached to bronze pin.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 224-225, no. 239View Objects cited in this Publication

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