Bronze handle attachment with duck heads
- Late Republican or Augustan
- 1st century B.C.
- w. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
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This handle attachment would have been mounted to the rim of a basket-shaped vase, with the swinging loop handles themselves fastened between the duck heads. A complete example of such a handle adorns the bronze basket vase (1989.281.86) displayed nearby.