in plate, upper center: NEPTVNVS.; lower left: Polido[r in superscript]us Inue.; lower right, on column base: 2
lower right: HG. Sculptor
watermark: eagle in circle; verso: collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7275 [Lugt 1870]
Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.
Harvey D. Parker Collection