University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS1610
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria (uncertain)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Heracles
Height: 32cm
Width: 11cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number997 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bronze. Represents Etruscan type of the God, as modified under influence of Archaic Greek Art. Hercules carries lion skin over left arm and cup in right hand.


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