Figurine of goose with three goslings
Late Archaic Period
about first half of 5th century B.C.
Height: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Goose with three goslings under her wing. Reddish brown clay; white slip. Two suspension holes in top of mother-bird.
By 1934: with T. Zoumpoulakis (said to come from Macedonia, perhaps the region of Olynthus); purchased by MFA from T. Zoumpoulakis, March 7, 1935, for $ 100.00
Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group