Figurine of a standing Cow

Greek
Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia ?

Dimensions

11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.416

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Rudely modeled cow. One ear broken off. A good deal repaired with plaster. Traces of white paint.

Provenance

By 1880-1881: Benjamin W. Crowninshield Collection (bought by him in Athens in 1880-1881); gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to MFA, December 19, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of B. W. Crowninshield