University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2157B
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Date Made: 299-99BC
Early Date: -299
Late Date: -99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Terracotta
Height: 13.5cm
Width: 37cm
Depth: 20cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896

Description

Cinerary Urn Lid. Female (?) figure lying on proper left side under coverlet or cloak. Head on two pillows. Traces of white on relief scene, of white and red on lid. A hole cut in the top of the chest.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 268-269, no. 299View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Chase, George H. & Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 1950. Greek and Roman Antiquities: A Guide to the Classical Collection. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 129 and 130, fig. 162View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] Richter, Gisela M. & The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1940. Handbook of the Etruscan Collection. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49. fig. 143View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.188, no.11View Objects related to this

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