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Restorations include the head, the rear half of the tail, the left wing, the end of the right wing, the legs, and the base. Scientific Analysis: University of South Florida Lab No. 8461: Isotope ratios - delta13C +5.2 / delta18O -3.2, Attribution - Paros 1, Marathi (Lychnites). ...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome [From a convent in Rome].); March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Roman, Imperial Period, about 1st century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 231.


Height x length: 28.8 x 51.5 cm (11 5/16 x 20 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Marble from Paros, Lychnites quarry at Marathi


The Ancient World