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Cock with red crest and wattles, white neck. Red on breast and front part of wings, broad white stripe across the middle of wings and neck; red on ends of wings and tail. The legs were white.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought in Athens); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Early-High Classical Period, about mid–5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Rhodes, Greece

Dimensions

20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7755

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture