University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS2784
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 1
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Length: 1.5cm
Width: 1.4cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898

Description

They are trapezoidal in shape and are decorated with hatched triangles, the apices of which slightly overlap. Perhaps used to cover the surface of a fibula of leech type.


Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 58, no. 48, pl. XXXIIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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