about 600–500 B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 350.
Length: 21.9 cm (8 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Disc, with handle in one piece. Palmette and ovolo strip incised on handle just below disc, and circular ovolo incised at end of handle. The end of the handle has a hole for suspension. Green patina, with earthy encrustation on the reverse.
According to MFA archival card: from Athens; by date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William deForest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William deForest Thomson to MFA, June 26, 1919
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson