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Warrior or a god on horseback

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Warrior or a god on horseback (or less likely Hermes on a ram). Green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Spink and Son, Ltd., 5, 6 and 7 King St., St. James's, London S.W.1, England; 1959: purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III from Spink & Son, Ltd.; August 1, 1964: loaned to MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III (loan number 109.64); gift to MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III, March 21, 2001, in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Iberian, Classical Period, about 450 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 086.

Dimensions

Height:7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture