about 420 B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 049; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 119 (additional published references).
Height (without tangs): 15.3 cm (6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two tangs project down from the feet, from the right heel and the toes of the left. The figure wears a pilos, chlamys, and boots. The right arm has been accidently bent at the elbow, and the right palm has been turned outward. The back of his hand touches the forehead. Left hand and part of forearm are missing. Green patina.
By date unknown: Costas Pappas Collection, Nashua, N.H. (said to have been found at Kastritsi, Achaia, near the road between Kalavryta and Patras); purchased by MFA from Costas Pappas, August 13, 1934, for
Seth K. Sweetser Fund