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Cloaked body

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Right side of a male body and half of the back, clad in a cloak (a himation or mantle) or toga. A bent upper right arm and elbow, and a bent right leg and knee are visible underneath the drapery, which wraps around the body in large folds. Condition: Jagged breaks run along the sides....

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London. I was assured it was found not very far from Reggio at a place. Casanuovo.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Roman, Imperial Period, 2nd century A.D.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 176; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 121 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 152 cm (59 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7524

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture