Torso of Apollo or Dionysos figurine

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


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7645

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of Apollo or Dionysos. Body much in the attitude of Praxiteles’ Hermes, but the right arm was dropped, the left raised. Head, both arms and parts of both legs are missing.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution