Statuette of a bull

Greek
Geometric Period
8th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), no. 063.

Dimensions

Length: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2001.167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of a bull, of somewhat geometric form, with piggy snout, pointed ears, heavy, green patina, black on legs.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Hugo Weissmann, 96 Charles St., Boston, Mass.; 1958: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; loaned to MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III, August 1, 1964 (loan number 110.64); gift to MFA from Cornelius C. Vermeule III, March 21, 2001, in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Emily Dickinson Townsend Vermeule