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Terracotta lid

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; bucchero pesante
Dimensions:
H.: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.140b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Cover of a vase in shape of a bearded head.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.76b, pp. 98-100, 103, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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