Torso of a caricature figurine
Greek, East Greek
Late Hellenistic Period
probably 1st century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna
7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Torso, caricature. Lacks arms, but has the upper part of the legs. Exaggerated groin and muscular development. Traces of red-brown.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution