Left forearm and hand

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 089.

Dimensions

Length: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

10.167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This vigorous forearm has carefully modeled muscles and veins. Hollow-cast, green patina. The object (strigil?) held in the hand is incomplete.

Provenance

By 1910: with E. P. Warren (bought in Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution