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Strigil

Italic, Etruscan
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.2873

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Recreational

Most of the handle missing. See 13.2860.

Provenance

About 1879, discovered on property belonging to the Count Lucioli, Chiusi, Italy (one of a group of objects said to have been found together in a tomb near Chiusi, probably in the Colle Lucioli just east of Chiusi, MFA 13.2860-13.2901). By 1913: with Raoul Tolentino, 57 Via Sistina, Rome; purchased by MFA from Raoul Tolentino, November 6, 1913

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912