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Object Number: MS2159B
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Chiusi
Montepulciano
Date Made: 299-200BC
Early Date: -299
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 8.5cm
Length: 24cm
Width: 15.5cm

Description

Cinerary Urn Lid. Came with MS2159A, but too short for chest. Terracotta lid for ash chest. Reclining clad female figure. Inscribed on back, carelessly scratched before firing, filled in with red paint.


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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 271, no. 301View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bates, William N. 1905. "The Etruscan inscriptions in the Museum". I no. III:165-168. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 167, no. 7, pl. XXIView Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.188, no.13View Objects cited in this Publication

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