Amphora with handles originating from silenus masks at shoulder and terminating in lion’s heads at rim

Historical period(s)
2nd century BCE-1st century CE
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
H x W x D: 27.1 × 25.8 × 20.7 cm (10 11/16 × 10 3/16 × 8 1/8 in)
Geography
Greece or Rome?
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Collection
Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Accession Number
S2013.2.119
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Metalwork, Vessel
Type

Amphora

Keywords
casting, Greece, lion, mask, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection, Yemen
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

American Foundation for the Study of Man founded 1949

Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum