Statuette of Athena
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 098; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 120 (additional published references).
Height: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Athena’s Corinthian helmet is inlaid with silver. Crest on helmet, spear (left hand) and object on right hand (owl? or phiale?) missing. Brown patina.
By 1897: Sir Ch. Robinson Collection; by 1903: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, March 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900