Geometric Period or later
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 247.
14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The central section is cylindrical, with two thin parts in the very middle. Crusty green patina.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription