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Bird on a column

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Bird on capital. Upper part and capital of a fluted column, Gilding preserved. (belongs with 01.7975)

Provenance

By date unknown: W. H. Forman Collection; by 1900: with Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, 13 Wellington Street, Strand, London W.C (auction of the Forman Collection, part 2, July 2 - 5, 1900, lot 191 [including MFA 01.7969 - 01.7980]); by date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Dimensions

5.1 cm (2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7976

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture