Stag

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about early 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra (?)

Dimensions

12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7773

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing stag with pronged antlers. Body is bright yellow; muzzle, horns, and inside of ears red. In excellent condition.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution