Late Hellenistic Period
2nd–1st century B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 083; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 119 (additional published references).
Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The figure has inlaid eyes and is shown with a withered right hand. He wears chiton and small himation. The left arm is missing below the elbow. Green patina, corroded.
By date unknown: with Aldo Jandolo, Viale del Lazio 37, Rome; purchased by MFA from Aldo Jandolo for $100.00, February 1, 1934
Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group