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Object Number: MS856A
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 43
Date Made: 699-600 BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 5.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number826 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Fibula of modified Leech form. Bronze. Pin and tip of clasp missing. Hollow cast. Vent hole on lower surface. Transverse zones alternately plain and ornamented with herring-bone from clasp to spring.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 8, no. 13, pl. IView 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: pp. 114-115, no. 50View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.126, no.72eView Objects cited in this Publication

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