University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:MS1828
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Date Made: 525-475 BC
Early Date: -525
Late Date: -475
Height: 21 cm
Width: 18 cm
Depth: 7 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896


Shell antefix. Outer edge preserved on left side and above. Bottom edge not preserved. Back plain. Frontal head. Mustache broadly curving to edge of cheek. Hair combed straight forward ending in curls above forehead. Beard also in straight lines, two levels. Pointed ears. On shell stylized palmettes in relief.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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. 252-253, no. 282View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.156, no.249 or 252DView Objects related to this

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