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Bronze candelabrum finial showing a man embracing a woman

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 3 15/16 in. (10 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1929
Accession Number:
29.131.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Statuette of a youth and a girl from candelabrum.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. "Recent Accessions in the Classical Department." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 25 (5), pt. 1: p. 135, figs. 2-3.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1940. Handbook of the Etruscan Collection. p. 28, figs. 72-73, New York: Marchbanks Press.

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