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Miniature bronze greave

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan, Vulci
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.88.96
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Miniature bronze replica of a greave. Engraved with two parallel arcs to represent the calf muscle.
de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 5.31, pp. 19, 169, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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