University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2776
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 1
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Faience
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

Faience. The signs incised on surface are unintelligible. They bear some resemblance to Egyptian hieroglyphs but in the opinion of Professor Hermann Ranke were not cut by an Egyptian.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 59, no. 60, pl. XXXIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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