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Chariot fragments, S-shaped braces

Period:
Archaic
Date:
ca. 500–480 B.C.
Culture:
Etruscan
Medium:
Bronze, Iron
Dimensions:
K5: 6 × 3 5/16 in. (15.2 × 8.4 cm) K6: 6 1/8 × 3 3/4 in. (15.6 × 9.5 cm) K7: 5 13/16 × 3 11/16 in. (14.8 × 9.4 cm) K8: 5 3/4 × 3 3/4 in. (14.6 × 9.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1929
Accession Number:
29.131.3k5–k8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 170
Large collection of bronze and iron attachments once belonging to a chariot.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1939. "Fittings from an Etruscan Chariot." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 34 (3): pp.41-44.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1939. "Fittings from an Etruscan Chariot." Studi Etruschi, 13: pp. 433-5.

de Puma, Richard Daniel. 2013. Etruscan Art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 4.26d, pp. 68-9, New Haven and London: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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