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Object Number:MS1805
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Caere
Locus: Temple
Date Made: 499-300 BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Satyr Head
Height: 47.5 cm
Width: 47.7 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:1094 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Shell, terracotta. From temple. Satyr.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 78View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. 258-259, no. 290View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p.159, no.262View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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