about 1st century A.D.
Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 231.
Height x length: 28.8 x 51.5 cm (11 5/16 x 20 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Marble from Paros, Lychnites quarry at Marathi
Not On View
Restorations include the head, the rear half of the tail, the left wing, the end of the right wing, the legs, and the base.
University of South Florida Lab No. 8461: Isotope ratios - delta13C +5.2 / delta18O -3.2,
Attribution - Paros 1, Marathi (Lychnites). Justification - C and O isotopes, fine grain
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome [From a convent in Rome].); March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900