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There is a small loop at the top of the handle. Narrow arms end in a square plate, the edges of which turn inward. No decoration. Green and brown patina.

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Greek or Roman, Greco-Roman Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 627; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).

Dimensions

9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.08.37

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical