Youth holds a mask from New Comedy
about 4th century B.C.
13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ancient Greece: Greek Theater Gallery (Gallery 215C)
A nude youth with a cloak over his left shoulder, holds a mask from New Comedy; he wears a wreath indicating that he was in a banquet scene.
1918, gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 12, 1918)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson