Mold for a seated boy

Greek, South Italian
around 300 B.C. (B. Kingsley)


Dimensions

9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.185

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mold for statuette. Front part of seated boy, nude save for chlamys fastened on right shoulder and covering left arm. His hair bound up in a knot over forehead. On exterior (Greek letters) raised.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Taranto.); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren