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Stylus

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Object Number:MS1742
Current Location: Etruscan Italy Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Date Made: 4th Century BCE
Early Date: -400
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bone
Iconography:Bird
Length: 15.24 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; Subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896

Description

Stylus (with bird), carved.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

44 Eyes in a Museum Storeroom ( Dec 2000 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) 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. 136, no. 97View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Apr 2000. 44 Celebrity Eyes in a Museum Storeroom.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. pg. 1-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 42-43View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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