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Figurine of a bull

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There is a hole for attachment between the horns. Irregular green and brown patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: from Savona); 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Roman, Imperial Period, 2nd century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 169; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 121 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height x length: 7.6 x 9 cm (3 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.680

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture