Male torso

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna (?)

Dimensions

9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.8015

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of a male. Right arm and head are broken off, and left leg below the knee. Has a large penis. This figure is the Hellenistic version of the Westmacott Athlete.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution