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Bronze oinochoe (jug) handle with lion's head and female protome

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 500 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1969
Accession Number:
69.11.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Handle of an oinochoe with lion's head and a female protome.
Shefton, Brian. 1992. "The Recanati Group. A Study of some Archaic Bronze Vessels in Central Italy and their Greek Antecedents." Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Römische Abteilung, 99: no. B(a)2, p. 156.

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