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Object Number: MS2728
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 2
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Outside Diameter:56.7cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

Restored from many small fragments and mounted on a modern backing. some of the fragments with palmette ornaments have been attached at the wrong angle. In the center is a knob from which radiated 8 spokes to a raised circle which is the inner border of a zone of dots. There are six zones of dots, each between raised bands. Of the broader zones between them two are empty, two filled with a row of palmettes; outermost, with encircled marguerites. Repousse ornament.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Italy ( Jun 1958 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 76View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 112, no. 46View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 53, no. 23, pl. XXVIView Objects cited in this Publication

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