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Candelabrum

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Object Number:MS1761
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 40.96 cm
Width: 16.51 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:1183 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bronze, elaborate. Base is formed by three animals above which rises the figure of a woman. In the middle is a dog trying to reach a bird near top of candelabra. On top is square piece of bronze with a small bird on each of 4 corners.

Bibliography:

[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1933. "The Gallery of Italic and Etruscan Art". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 4. no. 6. pg. 149-177 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 169, pl. XIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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