Early Hellenistic Period
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 136; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 120 (additional published references).
Height: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The head of the youth is missing, and the object held in the left hand is broken. The base is ancient and belongs. The patina is green, smooth, and lustrous.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Purchased in Rome.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1896
Gift of Edward Perry Warren