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Bronze bowl

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th–4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 8.0 cm. diameter 12.5 cm.
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Foundation Inc. Gift, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.11.67
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Shallow bowl with a turned out lip. Shoulder decorated with a tongue pattern and the body with lotus petals. On the bottom, a rosette.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1993. "One Hundred Twenty-third Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1992 through June 30, 1993." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 123: p. 29.

Shefton, Brian. 1993. "The White Lotus, Rogozen and Colchis: The Fate of a Motif." Cultural Transformations and Interactions in Eastern Europe, John C. Chapman and Pavel Markovich Dolukhanov, eds. pp. 178-209, Brookfield: Avebury.

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