Greek, East Greek
about 190–180 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 045.
26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of nude Eros flying. His arms are extended sideways; left arm more raised and missing from the elbow; right arm missing; body in several fragments.curls on neck preserved. Traces of slip; creamy body color, and red; hang-hole on the back for suspension.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution