Vessel Ornament of Reclining Lyre-player

Vessel Ornament of Reclining Lyre-player

probably 400-375 BC

Bronze with gilding traces

Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Gift of Mrs. Ernest Brummer 1986.185

Fun Fact

This reclining figure is a musician holding a lyre, a precursor to the harp.

See also
Collection: 
GR - Etruscan
Department: 
Greek and Roman Art
Type of artwork: 
Sculpture

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