Striding figure of a male warrior - ROM2010_11485_51


Striding figure of a male warrior

Medium:Part cast and hammered bronze
Geography: Found in Perugia, Umbria, Italy
Date: about 500-400 BC
Period: Etruscan
8.1 x 2.85 x 3.3 x 1.5 cm, 15 g
Object number: 920X57.77
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome - Bratty Exhibit of Etruria

The Etruscans dedicated many thousands of votive offerings in their temples and sanctuaries as a way of thanking or seeking help from particular patron deities. The supplicants in southern Umbria created votive offerings in the form of stylized bronze statuettes of men and women.

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