A straight and a curved piece of bronze are joined by a pivot, beyond which the ends project in the form of pincers. Dark green patina.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Suessula.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913
Gift of Edward Perry Warren
Italic, Etruscan, Archaic Period,
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 337; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 122 (additional published references).
Length: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique