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incense-burner / candle-holder

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Bronze incense-burner with the cast figure of a dancing-girl supporting the composite shaft, and feet modelled as lion's paws. The bowl once set on top of the shaft is now missing.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 510BC-490BC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 44.45 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Bronze 598 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G71/dc22

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number



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