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Object Number: MS1821
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Tarquinia
Date Made: 299-200 BC
Early Date: -299
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Satyr Head
Height: 16.5cm
Width: 13cm
Depth: 8.5cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896

Description

Terracotta, male. Head only, presumably from shell antefix. Frontal face. Mustache with ends curving down beside mouth. Curly hair and curly beard. Red preserved on face. Depressed area on back.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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. 253-254, no. 283View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.156, no.249 or 252dView Objects cited in this Publication

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