Figurine of a boy seated on an altar

Greek


Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 7.7 x 5.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.185

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Boy, seated astride the corner of a rectangular block, most likely an altar. Hair slightly red; figure creamy white.

Provenance

By date unknown: Francis Bartlett Collection; gift of Francis Bartlett to MFA, May 1891

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Bartlett