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Facsimile of decoration of pillar, Tomba del Tifone

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Demon. Original in the Tomba del Trifone (Tarquinia, late 3rd cent. B.C.). Typhon supporting the pillar, triglyphmetope frieze below, decorated moulding above. (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Catalogue)

Provenance

By 1905: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Fiske Warren to MFA, May 28, 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1900

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 325 x 184.5 cm (127 15/16 x 72 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.510

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions