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The head is circular; the shaft is quadrangular in section and blunt at the end. Green patina.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); lower town. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 685.

Dimensions

4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.574

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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