Statuette of flying Eros

Greek
Modern


Dimensions

15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.154 H.

Accession Number

00.721

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of Eros, flying. He holds phiale in right hand and an oinochoe, raised the left. Blue on cloak. Red and blue on wings, gold on oinochoe and phiale. Modern Forgery

Provenance

By 1900: with Athanasios Rosis; purchased by MFA from Athanasios Rosis with funds provided by Mrs. S. T. Morse, April 24,1900

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse