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Object Number:MS2728
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Tomb 2
Outside Diameter:56.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti; Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1898


Restored from many small fragments and mounted on a modern backing. some of the fragments with palmette ornaments have been attached at the wrong angle. In the center is a knob from which radiated 8 spokes to a raised circle which is the inner border of a zone of dots. There are six zones of dots, each between raised bands. Of the broader zones between them two are empty, two filled with a row of palmettes; outermost, with encircled marguerites. Repousse ornament.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Italy ( Apr 1958 - 1969) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical World - Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition
Italian Gallery (28 Mar 1951 - 1958) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects.. London. Dorling Kindersley Limited. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 76View 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: p. 112, no. 46View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 53, no. 23, pl. XXVIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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