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The bird's wings are spread, and the head is turned upwards. Green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: Richard R. Wagner Collection (acquired in Istanbul); gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, probably A.D. 100–200

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 166.

Dimensions

Length: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1182

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture