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Ram's head, from a pole

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The hollow casting has a flange at the back, pierced by a hole behind each horn. Fleece is shown on the throat. Color nearly black.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greco-Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 668.

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7521

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture