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Two fowls

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Two fowls. Fine gray-black, details in incised lines. Modern Forgery

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Greco-Roman, Modern,

Dimensions

6 x 38 x 82 cm (2 3/8 x 14 15/16 x 32 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .06 H. .082 L. .038 W.

Accession Number

72.1622

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture