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Handle of a chest or vessel, perhaps a cauldron, in the form of a bull's head, hollow in back, with three rings from the face. Lower ring subdivided by T-shaped piece, with central knob and one at either end. Face very worn; traces of incised forelock. Left-hand ring cracked. Greenish-brown...

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Provenance

By 1968: Richard R. Wagner Collection; gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, November 13, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic or Greco-Roman Period,

Accession Number

68.733

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels