Figurine of a bull

Greco-Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 168; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 121 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.707

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

The bull is standing with head erect. The tip of the right horn and the right ear are missing. The surface has been cleaned. Brownish black patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Said to have come from Rhodes.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry. Warren, October 1896

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund