From: Italy | Etruria

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 48-2-155
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria
Date Made 599-500 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze
Iconography Bull Head

Bull's head. Green patina. Intact. Flat mask of bull's head, with a slit at bottom to indicate the mouth, and shallow engraved eyes. There is a ring at top of the head between horns. Projecting ends of a bar across the back at the level of the eyes, form the ears in the front. Hair and horns are grooved. Nostrils are punched dots.

Height 5.8 cm
Width 4.65 cm
Credit Line Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number 278 - Collector Number | L-2-277 - Old Loan Number

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