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Bronze handle with satyr and maenad

Late 6th–early 5th century B.C.

Bronze

Handle proper: 10.16 × 17.78 cm (4 × 7in.) decoration: 12.7 × 12.7 cm (5 × 5in.)
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.81.1
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian
Period: 
Late Archaic
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Provenance: 

Swiss private collection from early 1980s; Robert Haber Gallery, New York, acquired from the above, 1980s; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 2004.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2004,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2005): 153, 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.