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Greek
Archaic Period
about mid-6th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 273.

Dimensions

Length: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.674

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Brooches

The head is in the form of a square block, on either side of which is a jumping frog in relief. There is a small ornament on top. Crusty green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren