Deaccessioned September 24, 2015

Standing stag

Greco-Roman
Greco-Roman Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 172A; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 121 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Length: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1034

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Horns were made separately and are now missing. The hooves are broken away, and the left rear leg is bent against the other. Green and brown patina.

Provenance

Said to come from Asia Minor. 1967, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner