University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS1802A
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Caere
Locus: Temple
Date Made: Late 4th Century BC
Early Date: -350
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Female Head
Shell
Height: 47cm
Length: 29.21cm
Width: 50.2cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number1091 - Stevenson Etruscan Series Number

Description

Female divinity. Two fragments cut off. Shell, terracotta.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Etruscan (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
Etruscan World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

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. 258, no. 289; p. C7, pl. 31View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Andren, A. 1940. Architectural Terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. With 168 plates in a separate portfolio and 43 figures in the text. 516. : Page/Fig./Plate: 57-8View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1933. "The Gallery of Italic and Etruscan Art". The University Museum Bulletin. 4 (6): 149-177. : Page/Fig./Plate: 174View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 159, no. 261BView Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1920. Etruscan Shell-Antefixes in the University Museum, Philadelphia. AJA. 24 (4): 352-369. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 368-369, fig. 10View Objects cited in this Publication

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