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Statuette of Apollo

Statuette of Apollo, wearing a short chlamys wrapped around his left arm. Bronze; good condition; hands broken off. (Cleaned by Mr. Hoffman in 1908)

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Greco-Roman,

Accession Number

72.4438

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture