University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS1097
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Locus: Tomb 24M
Date Made: 700 BCE to 600 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Height: 0 cm
Length: 5.4 cm
Width: 3.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896


Bronze pendant imitating cheese grater. Bronze trapezoidal pendant. Complete. Made from a sheet of bronze folded double and the halves fastened together through 4 pairs of opposite perforations along the base. In the outermost of these rings probably for attaching other rings or small pendants; rings are now missing from the inner perforations; through one pair of them passes a flat band of bronze bent tightly together probably to hold fast the two faces of the pendant. Fine punched dots on both faces. MS1092A-C and MS1093 may have been suspended from pendant.


[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 33, no. 16, pl. XVIIView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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