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Reliefs with scenes from Ovid's

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a) Baccus and Silenus entertained by King Midas b)Aesculapius delivered by Apollo from the womb of his mother Coronis and giv en to Chiron Metamorphoses

Provenance

By 1956, M.H. Drey, London; 1956, sold by M.H. Drey to the MFA for £200 (Accession Date: May 10, 1956)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

German (Augsburg), about 1700

Object Place

Augsburg, Germany

Dimensions

9.52 x 18.11 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.308a-e

Medium or Technique

Metal; Gilded copper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture