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Bronze bull

Period:
Classical
Date:
late 5th–early 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 3 9/16 in., 7 cm (9 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1091
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Standing on all four legs, looking straight on. Hair is indicated in places with short, roughly incised lines.
Said to be from Dodona

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 97, p. 64, New York: Gilliss Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 95, 235, pl. 75g, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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