University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1521
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Bizentium
Locus: Trench Tomb
Date Made: 799-700 BC
Early Date: -799
Late Date: -700
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Silver
Amber
Length: 62.23cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number775 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Composite Fibula with attached chains. Bronze, formed oval links with mass of pieces still fastened together as they were taken from tomb consisting of fibula whose arc was infilated with pieces of amber, delicate silver bracelets, and amber ring hanging from bracelet.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
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. 88-89, no. 11View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.136, no.111gView Objects cited in this Publication

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