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Stag

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Standing stag with pronged antlers. Body is bright yellow; muzzle, horns, and inside of ears red. In excellent condition.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about early 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra (?), Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7773

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture