Archaic Period or later
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 204.
Height: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
He has remains of an object (a club?) in the raised right hand. A necklace-like incised decoration (remains of a lion’s skin?) is about his chest and shoulders. Nipples are represented by incision. Left arm missing below elbow; both feet missing also. Crusty green patina with earth deposit.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson