20 April 2005
A ROMAN BLACK STONE FRAGMENTARY FIGURE OF A WILD BOAR
1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The boar with finely incised detail and short erect spinal crest, remains of curled right tusk, repaired with some restoration
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) long
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Animals, 1996, III, no. 204.
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