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Thin band with stamped decoration: Running figures and a hunting scene

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From left to right, there are a vertical fillet, a palmette and tendrils, a dog (?), two clothed, youthful figures running to the left, and a similar figure attacking a large feline. Five vertical divisions of beads, volutes, and palmettes follow, and then the scene is repeated in reverse. Badly...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome: found, as is certain, in a tomb in the necropolis of Bomarzo.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 690; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Width x length: 33.5 x 24.7 cm (13 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7530

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Armor