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Hellenistic or Graeco-Roman, probably the former and very likely to be dated 250 to 200 B.C. Bull-Protome, set above and partly within three interconnected rings. The three rings join the hollowed back of the head at a trapezoidal fillet-molding (1 cm. thick). These rings are enriched with...

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By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner Collection (said to be from near Diyarbakir [Amida], southeast Asia Minor); gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner to MFA, October 12, 1977

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Wagner

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 200 B.C. or later

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 097.


Height x width x depth: 9.5 x 8.5 x 3.5 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

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The Ancient World