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Sarcophagus

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Object Number:
MS3491A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Etruscan
Provenience:
Italy
Etruria
Civita Musarna
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Tuff
Paint
Technique:
Painted
Iconography:
Inscription
Description:
Tufa badly abraded on edges near foot. Red paint preserved on hair. Mended with bolts and iron bends at knees. Gouge in proper left cheek. Chest: Plain, finished in rough short chisel-strokes. Cutting is best of Musarna group. With ? stone inscription.
Height:
63cm
Length:
220cm
Width:
66cm

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, fig. 38
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[Catalogue] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.
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[Book] Bates, William N. 1905. "The Etruscan inscriptions in the Museum". I no. III:165-168.
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[Article] 1900. Rare Etruscan Sarcophagi in the University Museum , in Philadelphia Press.
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