Phallos

Greek


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 153.

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.110

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This probably comes from a small herm, perhaps one carved in marble or even wood. Green patina, with hard deposit on front and back (the latter may be partly formed of the material used to stick it on wood, or metal or stone).

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren