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Terracotta brazier

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Terracotta; Caeretan Red Ware
Dimensions:
H. 6 in. (15.2 cm); diameter 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.53
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
The rim is stamped with a scene that depicts a man and two dogs chasing a hare into a net held by a second man.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1940. Handbook of the Etruscan Collection. p. 11, fig. 39, New York: Marchbanks Press.

Pieraccini, Lisa. 2003. Around the Hearth: Caeretan Cylinder-stamped Braziers. p. 93, C4.10, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.101b, pp. 86, 119-120, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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