University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS772B
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 19M
Date Made: 799-700 BC
Early Date: -799
Late Date: -700
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Bronze
Technique:Core-Form
Length: 4.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number287 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Composite Fibula. Bronze pin. Glass deocration of brown leaves on buff background. Pins, catches, and springs missing: only stubs remain at either end of the bronze bow on which large glass beads are strung. Leech-chaped glass bow of herring-bone pattern, yellow in brown.


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. 39, no. 40, pl. XIXView 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. 130-131, no. 80View Objects cited in this Publication

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