Early Aegean, Helladic
about 1200–1100 B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 538; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 126 (additional published references).
Length: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The center is pierced ovally for the shaft, and there are grooves at the bottom in either edge of the hole. Green patina.
By 1963: with Byron Th. Zoumboulakis, 8 Place de la Taconnerie, Geneva, Switzerland (said to come from Macedonia with 64.511-64.514); purchased by MFA from Byron Th. Zoumboulakis, April 8, 1964
Edwin E. Jack Fund