University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS1611
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Rome (Italy)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Heracles
Height: 26.04cm
Width: 10.16cm
Other Number996 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bronze. Left arm broken off. Object in right hand appears to be broken off. Head dress fits tightly over head like skull cap over headdress of leather or of cloth which falls behind ears until it rests on shoulders. Represents school of Early Roman or Latin bronze cast. One of th finest early Italian bronzes known.


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