University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:MS3366
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Caere
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Height: 1.8 cm
Outside Diameter:1.5 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896

Description

Intact. Mushroom shaped. Top plain. Thick shaft, a hole pierced horizontally on one side, a second hole diametrically opposite, for attachment. On bottom of shaft is a raised, 6 legged "starfish."


Bibliography:

[Chapter] Nagy, Helen, and Bell, Sinclair, and Turfa, Jean M. 2009. "Etruscan Gold from Cerveteri (and Elsewhere) in the University of Pennsylvania Museum". New Perspectives on Etruria and Early Rome: In Honor of Richard De Puma. Madison. University of Wisconsin Press. pg. 91-118 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 96; p. 107, fig. 6.10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.209, no.19View Objects related to this

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