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Surgical instrument

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This has a two-pronged fork at either end. Light green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greco-Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 635; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Length: 15.2 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

13.166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical