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Charm

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Object Number:MS3362
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Date Made: 399-200 BCE
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Gold
Length: 1.9 cm
Outside Diameter:0.9 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1896
Other Number:24 - Other Number

Description

Lower edge ragged, otherwise intact. Two elements: a spherical top and a relatively long tubular shaft. The top is plain but the shaft is decorated with closely spaced raised dots in regular lines, like a corncob.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Five Thousand Years of Vanity (06 Jan 1944 - 28 Feb 1944) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Chapter] Nagy, Helen, and Bell, Sinclair, and Turfa, Jean M. 2009. "Etruscan Gold from Cerveteri (and Elsewhere) in the University of Pennsylvania Museum". New Perspectives on Etruria and Early Rome: In Honor of Richard De Puma. Madison. University of Wisconsin Press. pg. 91-118 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 96; p. 107, fig. 6.10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Marshall, Frederick H. 1911. Catalogue of the Jewellery, Greek, Etruscan, and Roman, in the Department of Antiquities, British Museum.. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pl. XLVIView Objects related to this Type Citation

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