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Object Number:MS1510
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Trench Tomb
Date Made: 8-7 c BC
Early Date: -800
Late Date: -600
Height: 20.3 cm
Width: 21.6 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:895 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number


Bronze. One handle rising from rim. AE cup on high base. The cup body rests on a high conical base which is hammered on. The cup body has an outward flare with a sharp shoulder rising to a vertical neck with everted rim. The neck is ornamented by a frieze of concentric triangles with their apieces on the rim. There is a wide ribbon handle ornamented by 3 rows of raised dots which is held on by 4 rivets; 2 at the handle base and 2 within the neck. Very fine condition.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 90-91, no. 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Muller-Karpe, Hermann. 1970. Beitrage zur Chronologie der Urnenfelderzeit nordlich und sudlich der Alpen.. General Reference : Page/Fig./Plate: T 32.4 (Tarquinia), T 33.1&2 (Tarquinia), T 34.d (Bisenzio)View Objects related to this General Reference
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p.137, no.121View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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