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Eagle

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Finely engraved with tail spread, crouching on small mound. Hole in back, thru nose and small one in beak.

Provenance

By 1959, with J. J. Klejman, New York; 1959, sold by Klejman to the MFA for $1400. (Accession date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Italian (possibly Lombardy), Medieval, 11th century

Object Place

Lombardy (?), Italy

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.721

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture