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Ancient Art

Merman

6th–5th century B.C.

Bronze, solid cast

10.2 × 2 cm (4 × 13/16 in.)
Gift of Ruth Elizabeth White
1988.80.44
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Etruscan
Period: 
Late Archaic, Early Classical
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Kelekian Gallery, New York; Ruth Elizabeth White, acquired from the above; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1988.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 117, ill.

Mimi Gardner Gates, “Director’s Report 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 117–18, 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.