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Handle of a Pail
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Handle of a Pail


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Description This swinging handle, decorated with a leaf pattern in relief, displays snake's heads at the ends. The two holders, with rings at the tops, have faces in relief on the sides.
Provenance Don Marcello Massarenti Collection, Rome (?) [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902 (?), by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters with the Massarenti Collection, 1902 (?)

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Period
1st century BCE-4th century CE
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.599
Measurements
L: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
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