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Bronze phiale (libation bowl)

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
d. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.86
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
With a slightly flared rim and center boss.
von Bothmer, Dietrich and René d'Harnoncourt. 1950. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities: An Exhibition from the Collection of Walter Cummings Baker, Esq. no. 38, p. 9, New York: Walter Cummings Baker.

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