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Bronze statuette of a bull

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm) Length 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Helen H. Mertens, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.194.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Statuette of a bull with horns pointing forward.
1957. Hesperia Art Bulletin, I.. no. 5.

1957. Hesperia Art Bulletin, Fall, 1957.. p. 228.

1960. Ancient Art: Roman, Greek, Cycladic, Etruscan, Egyptian antiquities, also important gold objects of two continents, pre-Columbian and African art. March 17-18, 1960. no. 46.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1977. "One Hundred and Seventh Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1976 through June 30, 1977." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 107: p. 53.

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