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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: Late 4th Century BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Female Head
Shell
Height: 47 cm
Length: 29.21 cm
Width: 50.2 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:1091 - 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
Classical World - 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.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 258, no. 289; p. C7, pl. 31View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Andren, A.. 1940. Architectural Terracottas from Etrusco-Italic Temples. With 168 plates in a separate portfolio and 43 figures in the text... Leipzig. Lund, C.W.K. Gleerup. pg. 516 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 57-8, type IV: 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H.. 1933. ""The Gallery of Italic and Etruscan Art"". The University Museum Bulletin.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 4. no. 6. pg. 149-177 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 174, pl. 15View 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. 159, no. 261BView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Luce, Stephen B.. 1920. "Etruscan Shell-Antefixes in the University Museum, Philadelphia". American Journal of Archaeology. Vol. 24. no. 4. pg. 352-369 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 368-369, fig. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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