Figurine of Athena
2nd century A.D. or later
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 099.
Height: 10.2 cm (4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of a statue; only the head with triple-crested helmet, neck and part of left shoulder with drapery survive. Heavy green patina, much of which has been removed.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, October 1896
Catharine Page Perkins Fund