Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 669; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 127 (additional published references).
Length: 5.1 cm (2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This spirited rendering of a boar’s head was probably attached to a piece of furniture or a vessel.. His hair is imaginatively curly, and his tongue shows amid teeth and tusks. Dark green patina.
E. P. Warren Collection; bought in London.
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900