Scaraboid with bucking bull

Modern
Late 19th or early 20th century?
1850–1925


Dimensions

Length: 17 mm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.777

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Green glass. Scaraboid with flat base engraved in intaglio, pierced horizontally. Bucking bull in profile to right. Chipped around the edge and scratched at the top.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; April 5, 1926: loaned to MFA by Edward Perry Warren (as 47.26): gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, November 17, 1927

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren