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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: 63cm
Length: 220cm
Width: 66cm
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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, fig. 38View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 186, no. 7View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bates, William N. 1905. "The Etruscan inscriptions in the Museum". I no. III:165-168.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] 1900. Rare Etruscan Sarcophagi in the University Museum , in Philadelphia Press.View Objects cited in this Publication

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