Carving with young Dionysos

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.093; W. 0.04 m.

Accession Number

57.699

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Young Dionysos standing front head turned slightly to his l., l. hand holding up cornucopia. Part of top and r. edge of bone preserved.

Provenance

By 1905: Joseph von Kopf Collection, Rome; by 1957: with Dr. Antonio Agostini, Rome; purchased by MFA from Dr. Antonio Agostini, November 14, 1957 for $ 300- (this figure is the total price for 57.691-699)

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund