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Object Number: MS1044
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 23M
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 11.3cm
Width: 5.4cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number256 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bronze; semicircular. Made from single circular sheet of bronze, folded double and fastened by rings of bronze wire passed through matching perforations. Those at upper corners larger for suspension from a necklace; those along curved margin are smaller; joined to 3 of them, other rings, showing existance of chains for the suspension of smaller ornaments. Outer face of pendant: repousse decoration, a stag flanked by concentric circles about central bosses.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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.10, fig. 8; p. 106, no. 38View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 11, no. 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 43, no. 21, pl. XXIIView Objects cited in this Publication

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