Torso of a Man in a Long Chiton

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


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7671

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Man in long chiton lacking head, arms, and feet. A stout man striding forward. On the left shoulder a mass of hair. The head was inserted. White slip. The top of the right shoulder gone.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution