Allegorical female figure (Fortitude?)

German (Augsburg)
mid-16th century
Artist Unidentified artist


Object Place: Europe, Augsburg, Germany

Dimensions

10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.28

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Gilded bronze. Standing on hexagonal plinth, molded top and bottom, in tiered robe holding (broken) sword in left hand.

Provenance

By 1962, J.J.Klejman (dealer; b. 1906 - d. 1995), New York; 1963, gift of J. J. Klejman to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 9, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Klejman