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Horse's trapping (fragment)

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One ring and spike broken. Entirely encrusted with speckled brown green rust.

Provenance

By date unknown: Emil C. Hammer Collection; gift of Emil C. Hammer to MFA, May 3, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Emil C. Hammer

Greek,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 710; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.8 x 5 cm (1 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

92.2619

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related