Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 142.
Height: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
He stands with his legs apart. The left hand carries an undetermined object pressed against the left shoulder. He wears a conical cap. The base may be an altar. The right arm is missing from the elbow. The base is antique but seems not to belong. Greenish patina with slight corrosion in spots, and earth encrustation.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (bought in Rome, 1901); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, June 2, 1910, for $4,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 10.159-10.230)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund and Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution