Bald Male Figure

Greek, South Italian
Classical Period
5th century B.C.


Dimensions

15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.221

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Front of male figure. The head of a bald man with long beard, in three quarter view to right, his left arm bent up at the elbow and his right hand holding the end of his beard.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Mesma.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, January 2, 1913, for $18,948.70 (this figure is the total price for MFA 13.186-13.245)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912