University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1092D
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 24M
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Faience
Iconography:Bes
Height: 1.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number660 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bes Figures. Faience; in form of Egyptian god, Bes. Intact. The god, who has four legs and arms, stands on a base. He has a long beard and feather crown, perforated laterally.


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: pp. 178-179, no. 172View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: Listed as MS1092 on p. 34, no. 29, pl. XVIIView Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.124, no.61dView Objects cited in this Publication

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