Jun 5, 2009
Jun 5, 2009

Vessel Ornament of Banqueter Holding an Omphalos

Vessel Ornament of Banqueter Holding an Omphalos

probably 400–375 BC


Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Gift of Mrs. Ernest Brummer 1987.157


Did you know?

If unbroken, this banqueter would have been holding an omphalos, representing the navel of the earth in ancient Greek mythology.

See also
GR - Etruscan
Greek and Roman Art
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