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Bronze footed globular vessel with lid

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); H. with lid 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.230.30a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The body is decorated in shallow relief with children, garlands, dogs and rabbits.
Said to be from Rome

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. "Classical Accessions: Bronzes." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 16 (2): p. 39.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 314, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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