Youth holding a cock

Greek
High Classical Period
about late 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia

Dimensions

26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7775

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Youth, standing. Wears a himation over shoulders. Holds a cock against the left side. Covering on head, perhaps a lion skin. Dark red on back of head; lighter red on body and himation.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution