Votive head of a woman wearing jewellery - ROM2010_11487_63

ROM2010_11487_63

Votive head of a woman wearing jewellery

Medium:Mould-made earthenware
Geography: Italy
Date: c. 333-200 BC
Period: Etruscan
Dimensions:
22.2 x 19.5 cm
Object number: 924.81.4
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome - Bratty Exhibit of Etruria
DescriptionThis head shows a woman wearing multiple ornaments - a necklace, earrings, and diadem. Jewellery was very important for such a class-conscious society as the Etruscans.
Collection:
Greek World
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