Artist Thracian, Greek
  • Vessel
Date c. 400 BC
Medium Silver, hammered from sheet, chased, engraved and repousse decoration.
Dimensions height: 6 3/4 in.
17.1 cm
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 58.160
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Franz Trau, Vienna
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