Bronze object in the shape of a horn
- 1st–2nd century A.D.
- Bronze, inlaid with silver, niello and copper
- 9 x 3 9/16 x 2 7/8 in. (22.9 x 9 x 7.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1998
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 166
Although the object’s function is uncertain, it clearly forms part of a richly decorated ornament. Below the acanthus fronds is a series of rosettes, inlaid with silver, niello, and copper.