8 June 2001
AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE WARRIOR
Circa Late 5th Century B.C.
The schematic figure depicted nude, wearing a high crested helmet, punched circles for the nipples, and a tang on the underside of each foot for insertion into a base
3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) high
Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Basel, 1980
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For a group of similar schematic figures see no. 148 in Cassani, ed., Art of the Italic Peoples from 3000 to 300 B.C.
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