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Gallery Talk: Bronze Luster

October 4, 2016
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

The warm gold tones of bronze may darken over time to a deep brown, black, or brilliant verdigris. Join Annie Morse to examine works from our Asian, European, and Classical collections and discuss the reasons why they look the way they do.

Greek; probably Samos. Pair of Protomes Depicting the Forepart of a Griffin, 625-575 B.C.