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Mirror case with Dionysos, Eros and Pan

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On the cover, in high relief, Dionysos supported by Pan blowing pipes and Eros holding a torch. Remains of gilding. See 13.2860.

Provenance

One of a group of objects said to have been found together in a tomb near Chiusi (probably in the Colle Lucioli just east of Chiusi) [MFA 13.2860-13.2901]; by 1913: with Raoul Tolentino, 57 Via Sistina, Rome; purchased by MFA from Raoul Tolentino, November 6, 1913

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912

Italic, Etruscan, Hellenistic Period, 3rd century B.C.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.1cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2875a-b

Medium or Technique

Gold, Silver, relief applique

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical