Location: On Display in the Etruscan Italy Gallery

From: Italy | Etruria | Narce

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number MS1044
Current Location Etruscan Italy Gallery - On Display
Culture Faliscan | Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Narce
Locus Tomb 23M
Date Made 7th c. BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze

Bronze; semicircular. Made from single circular sheet of bronze, folded double and fastened by rings of bronze wire passed through matching perforations. Those at upper corners larger for suspension from a necklace; those along curved margin are smaller; joined to 3 of them, other rings, showing existance of chains for the suspension of smaller ornaments. Outer face of pendant: repousse decoration, a stag flanked by concentric circles about central bosses.

Length 11.3 cm
Width 5.4 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number 256 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

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