Artist Etruscan
  • Torch-Holder
  • Brazier Stand (?) (alternate title)
Date 5th/3rd Century BC
Medium bronze
Dimensions height: 3 1/2 in.
8.8 cm
diameter of body: 8 1/4 in.
21.1 cm
length: 15 1/4 in.
38.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of The Etruscan Foundation, Inc.
Accession Number 61.139
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Florence, Uffizi (from Granducal collection of Tuscany, no gallery number);
Florence, Museo Archeologico (no. 1173);
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 n.1.

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. 45, pp. 84-5, ill. pl. 50.