126177
 

Figurine

Votive

New Search
Object Number:
MS5755
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Caere
Date Made:
3rd century BC - 1st century BC
Early Date:
-299
Late Date:
0
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Terracotta
Iconography:
Female Head
Description:
Forward half of frontal head is represented, down to base of neck. Hair is waved loosely from center of forehead. Five or six protrusions set in the outer locks of the hair may be pine cones, grapes or other vegetation. Solid fabric, buffclay with abundant grits and buff surfacing. Possible an antefix? Lower edges broken both in front and behind.

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds