Torso of a male figurine

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Dimensions

17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7632

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of a man standing, including body and front of left thigh; gilding applied on red over a white slip. Unusual amount of gilding survives.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: said from Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution