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Bronze handle in the form of Pan

Period:
Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial
Date:
ca. 100 B.C.–A.D. 100
Culture:
Greek or Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H 1 15/16 in. (4.85 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. Lucy W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.559
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Handle in the form of Pan bending backwards.
Until 1888, collection of Joseph William Drexel, New York; acquired in 1889, gift of Mrs. Lucy Wharton Drexel.
Gillett, Charles R. 1898. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Egyptian Antiquities in Halls 3 and 4. no. 211, p. 24, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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