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Bronze jug

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C. ?
Culture:
Lydian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of The American Society for the Excavation of Sardis, 1926
Accession Number:
26.164.11
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Vases of this general shape are most commonly found in Etruscan tombs, where they appear in both metal and terracotta.
Excavated at Sardis

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