University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-2-314
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Date Made: 500-450 BC
Early Date: -500
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Human Kneeling
Height: 10.1 cm
Length: 10.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:90 - Collector Number
L-2-192 - Old Loan Number

Description

Kneeling figure. Cleaned to metal in 1966. Cast, flat relief is very fragmentary and the surface is damaged. Human figure kneels on top of base. Figure is probably nude. Right leg and foot are preserved except for toes. Left leg preserved to knee. Nothing is preserved above the waist.


Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 23, no. 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 47-50, no. 49; p. 310, fig. 40View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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