Bronze furniture attachments with silver inlay. Period: Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial; Date: 1st century B.C.-early 1st century A.D; Culture:

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Bronze furniture attachments with silver inlay. Period: Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial; Date: 1st century B.C.-early 1st century A.D; Culture: Greek or Roman; Medium: Bronze, silver; Dimensions: Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 19 1/16 in. (4.1 x 4.3 x 48.4 cm); Classification: Bronzes; Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1917 / MET Museum NYC; The bars must have formed part of the frame of a couch. They are ornately decorated with a vegetal design of olive or laurel branches in silver inlay.; Provenance: Said to be from near Perugia, Italy