Bronze statuette; only fragments of body of serpents remain; modern ebonized wooden pedestal, fluted and molded.
Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1885, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1885)
Gift of the Estate of A. Greenough
Italian (Venice), Renaissance, early 16th century