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Hermes Kriophoros

Statuette of Hermes Kriophoros, standing. On high, square base; wears pilos and chlamys. Flesh, hair, background between legs, top of base and stripe around base painted red. Chlamys white with traces of blue on edge.


By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Boston: certainly from Boeotia.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World