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Urn Lid

Object Number:
MS2159B
Current Location:
Etruscan Italy Gallery
Culture:
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Montepulciano
Date Made:
299-200BC
Early Date:
-299
Late Date:
-200
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Cinerary Urn Lid. Came with MS2159A, but too short for chest. Terracotta lid for ash chest. Reclining clad female figure. Inscribed on back, carelessly scratched before firing, filled in with red paint.
Height:
8.5cm
Length:
24cm
Width:
15.5cm

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 271, no. 301
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[Book] Bates, William N. 1905. "The Etruscan inscriptions in the Museum". I no. III:165-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 167, no. 7, pl. XXI
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