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Sphinx

ca. 530 B.C.

Volcanic stone (tufa)

63.5 x 42.5 x 27 cm (25 x 16 3/4 x 10 5/8 in. )
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
1966.59
Culture: 
Etruscan
Period: 
Archaic
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

“Recent Gifts and Purchases,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 31, no. 3 (Winter 1967–68): 56.

Massimo Pallottino, Giuseppe Proietti, and Gabriella Bordenache Battaglia, Il Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia, exh. cat. (Rome: Edizioni Quazar, 1980), 48, fig. 36–38.

Handbook of the Collections (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 264, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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