Three Griffin-Protomai by Unknown Artist

A number of these griffin foreparts in fine black pottery have been found.

Details

Medium:
Black pottery
Dimensions:
10 cm
Art Fund grant:
£237 ( Total: £237)
Acquired in:
1967

Made in Southern Etruria. No doubt meant to fit over projections on bucchero vessels - probably lid of an elaborate pyxis.

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