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Scarab intaglio with boar-headed man

Nude boar-headed man, kneeling B.B. 305.5.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: bought in Greece); loaned by Edward Perry Warren to MFA, April 5, 1926 (as 138.26); puchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, November 17, 1927 for $ 161,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 27.647-27.761)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912

Italic, Etruscan, 5th century

Accession Number

27.721

Medium or Technique

Sard

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids