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Bronze footbath with its stand

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th–early 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
total H. 8 7/16 in. (21.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1938
Accession Number:
38.11.5a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Shallow bowl on a stand with two handles.
Milne, Marjorie J. 1939. "A Greek Foot Bath." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 34(1): pp. 23-5, figs. 1-2.

Milne, Marjorie J. 1944. "A Greek Footbath in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." American Journal of Archaeology, 48(1): pp. 26-63.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 82, 223, pl. 63f, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Picón, Carlos A. 2007. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome no. 155, pp. 138, 434, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. pp. 54-5, fig. 4, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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