University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 76-13-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Etruscan (uncertain)
Umbrian
Provenience: Italy
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 21.8cm
Width: 6.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Henry J. Marshall, 1976

Description

Complete except for loss of item held in proper right hand. Attached to translucent brown alabaster (?) base. Youth stands with proper left foot advanced. Legs and buttocks well shaped, torse and arms elongated and merely round in section. Hands long in "mannered" style. Eyes are relief almond-shaped; smile still archaic. Hair radiates from one point to a ridge framing face and continuing in "page-boy" cut.


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