Boy Carrying Fruit

Roman Provincial
Early Imperial Period
early 1st century A.D.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 021.

Dimensions

19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7743

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing boy carrying fruit in lifted end of chiton. Wears a wreath of leaves with broad fillet-ends hanging on shoulders. Traces of pink on chiton. On the back a mark: (add Greek)

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution