Artist Etruscan
  • Small Pitcher
  • Olpetta
Date late 5th/3rd Century BC
Medium bronze
Dimensions height: 5 5/8 in.
14.2 cm
diameter at base: 3 1/4 in.
8.4 cm
Credit Line Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc.
Accession Number 61.142
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Florence, Museo Archeologico (no. 1419);
through the efforts of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc. (Detroit), given to the DIA in 1961.
Peck, W., "Etruscan Pottery and Bronzes," Bulletin of the DIA, vol 41, no 3, 1962, pp 52-53 (ill).

Caccioli, D. A., The Villanovan, Etruscan and Hellenistic Collections in the Detroit Institute of Arts, Monumenta Graeca et Romana, vol. 14, Leiden / Boston: Brill, 2009, cat. no. 29, pp. 62-3 ill. pl. 33.