University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5742
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Italic
Provenience: Italy
Narce
Locus: Tomb 42M
Date Made: 699-600 BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 13.5cm
Width: 5.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896

Description

Complete but for minute corrosion on edge of trough-like hook. Made from a single length of bronze, round in section. Coils are flattened by hammering; expanse between decorated by parallel transverse incisions. Rest left round in section and unincised. Hook is a short trough.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Blinkenberg, Christian. 1926. Fibules grecques et orientales. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 199, fig. 221, #2View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 31, no. 26, pl. XVIView Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Schachermeyr, Fritz. 1929. Etruskische Frühgeschichte. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 6, # 16View Objects cited in this Publication

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