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Coil

Object Number:MS823
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 71M
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 7.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number:332 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

The uppermost and lowest turns of the coils of either specimen are narrower than the adjacent turns which indicated that the two cones did not join in form one large biconical coil. The end of one is bent back; it may have ended in a ring. Bronze.

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17, no. 19, pl. VIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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