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Bronze candelabrum

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 550 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 47 1/2 in. (120.6 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1903
Accession Number:
03.23.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Base in shape of three feet ending in paws; shaft surmounted by two vase-shaped receptacles; from upper edge four curved stems.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 1297, p. 371, New York: Gilliss Press.

Leach, Sarah. 1991. "La ‘Tomba del Carro’ di Monteleone di Spoleto” / “The ‘Tomba del Carro’ of Monteleone di Spoleto.”." Antichità dall'Umbria a New York, Gens Antiquissima Italiae, Francesco Roncalli and Larissa Bonfante, eds. no. 8, p. 403, Milan: Editori Umbri Associati.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.12, p. 58, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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