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Bronze jug

Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
early 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. (without handle): 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1900
Accession Number:
00.13.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
High handle; the lower part of the handle is in the form of a lion's paw.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 511, p. 194, New York: Gilliss Press.

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