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Figurine of a standing Cow

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Rudely modeled cow. One ear broken off. A good deal repaired with plaster. Traces of white paint.

Provenance

By 1880-1881: Benjamin W. Crowninshield Collection (bought by him in Athens in 1880-1881); gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to MFA, December 19, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of B. W. Crowninshield

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia ?, Greece

Dimensions

11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.416

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture