Punch with standing figure of a Kore (maiden) - ROM2010_11494_30


Punch with standing figure of a Kore (maiden)

Medium:Engraved bronze
Geography: Made in Ionia, Eastern Greece
Date: c. 560-540 BC
Period: Greek Archaic period
2.25 x 3.65 x 1.05 cm
Object number: 998.39.1
On view
Gallery Location:Joey and Toby Tanenbaum Gallery of Rome and the Near East
DescriptionThroughout antiquity, goldsmiths used a variety of tools to fashion their products. Punches were employed to stamp thin gold sheet with images for repetitive use.
Greek World
If you see an error or have additional information, please contact us by clicking here.