Statuette of nude Eros flying. His arms are extended sideways; left arm more raised and missing from the elbow; right arm missing; body in several fragments.curls on neck preserved. Traces of slip; creamy body color, and red; hang-hole on the back for suspension. Light-red clay.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution
Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 190–180 B.C.