Old man wearing a himation

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica (probably), Athens

Dimensions

12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.155

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

An old man stands bent forward, with head inclined to left, supporting himself with staff held in right hand. He wears a himation reaching to the knees and leaving the right arm and shoulder bare. Legs missing from the knees.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren