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Wolf with Prey
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Wolf with Prey


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Description Animals were a popular motif in the Geometric period. The image of a wild animal capturing a domestic one, such as a wolf seizing a lamb from the flock, is a typical late Geometric theme.
Exhibitions
  • From Pasture to Polis: Art in the Age of Homer. Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri - Columbia, Columbia. 1993.
Provenance Elie Borowski, Basel, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1955, by puchase.
Credit Museum purchase, 1955

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9th-8th century BCE (Geometric)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2413
Measurements
H: 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm)
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