University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2770
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 1
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Female
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

Bronze; arms broken; inserted between feet and causing spread of legs is a large bronze rivet for attachment. A hole for a second rivet bored from front to back at level of srms. Breasts small, sexual parts over large. Face triangular; chin raised. Figure apparently used to connect a tripos and a bowl after the manner of figures on a tripos from the Bernardini Tomb.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 57, no. 35, pl. XXXIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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