University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:MS3491A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Civita Musarna
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Tuff
Paint
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Inscription
Height: 63 cm
Length: 220 cm
Width: 66 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Francesco Mancinelli-Scotti, 1900

Description

Tufa badly abraded on edges near foot. Red paint preserved on hair. Mended with bolts and iron bends at knees. Gouge in proper left cheek. Chest: Plain, finished in rough short chisel-strokes. Cutting is best of Musarna group. With ? stone inscription.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M. 2005. Catalogue of the Etruscan Gallery of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, fig. 38View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 186, no. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bates, William N. 1905. "The Etruscan inscriptions in the Museum". Transactions of the University of Pennsylvania. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. 1. no. 3. pg. 165-168 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 165-66, no. 2, fig. 2, pl. XXView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 30 Dec 1900. "Rare Etruscan Sarcophagi in the University Museum". The Philadelphia Press. Philadelphia. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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