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Bronze elliptical leaf, perhaps a waist ornament

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan, Vulci
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Other: 2 3/8 x 6 5/16 in. (6 x 16 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.88.118
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Leaf-like ornament with a small hole on the tip of each piece.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1940. Handbook of the Etruscan Collection. p. 30, fig. 93, New York: Marchbanks Press.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 5.29, p. 168, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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