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Relief with recumbent boar

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Etrusco-Campanian
Medium:
Amber
Dimensions:
Other: 3 1/8 in. (8 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Amber
Credit Line:
Purchase, Renée E. and Robert A. Belfer, Patti Cadby Birch and The Joseph Rosen Foundation Inc. Gifts, and Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.11.17
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161
Crouching animal in two fragments.
Picón, Carlos A. 1992. "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 1991-1992." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 50(2): p. 10.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1992. "One Hundred Twenty-second Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1991 through June 30, 1992." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 122: p. 37.

Montanaro, Andrea Celestino. 2012. Ambre Figurate: Amuleti e Ornamenti dalla Puglia preromana. no. II B 12, p. 75, Rome: L'Erma di Bretschneider.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 7.74, p. 279, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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