A GREEK BRONZE BULL
ARCHAIC PERIOD, CIRCA 6TH CENTURY B.C.
The elongated body with a peaked dewlap, the genitalia delineated, with a long straight tail and short horns curving upward at the tips, the incised almond-shaped eyes with the pupils and irises indicated, the nostrils articulated
4 in. (10.2 cm.) long
Hans and Marie-Louise Erlenmeyer, Basel, acquired prior to 1967.
Antiquities from the Erlenmeyer Collection; Sotheby's, London, 9 July 1990, lot 7.
Antiquities, Sotheby's, New York, 6 June 2006, lot 34.