University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS865
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Faliscan
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Narce
Locus: Tomb 43
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Outside Diameter:5.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1896
Other Number835 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Bronze. Broken. Fashioned from a single sheet of bronze doubled over and fastened with six rivets with large ball tops. Within the tube remains a piece of iron wire, 0.002m in diameter by which the bulla was suspended.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dohan, Edith H. 1942. Italic Tomb-Groups in the University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 8, no. 11, pl. IView Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, no. 55View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.126, no.72hView Objects cited in this Publication

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