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From: Italy | Etruria | Volterra

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 48-2-309
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Graeco-Roman | Italic | Etruscan
Provenience Italy | Etruria | Volterra
Date Made 500 BCE to 400 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze
Technique Cast
Iconography Plants

Spectacle-shaped attachment. Green patina. Object is complete. Cast attachment would have been fastened to the outer side of a vessel's lip by means of a hook formed by bending its lower edge backward. The relieved decoration is composed of bands running around the two holes. Round projection sits above each hole toward the side of the attachent, and a pointed leaf sits on top of the center.

Length 4.7 cm
Width 4 cm
Depth 1 cm
Credit Line Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number 270 - Collector Number | L-2-247 - Old Loan Number

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