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His longish hair is bound by a fillet. He wears a long chiton and a tightly-wrapped himation. Green patina, with some corrosion.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Italic, Etruscan, Classical or Hellenistic Period, about 4th century B.C. or later

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 211.

Dimensions

Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

18.496

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture