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Eros or a spirit (Psyche or Daimon) wearing a head cloth

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Statuette of winged baby wearing a square kerchief (kekryphalos) on his head and a scarf over his left shoulder. Drapery pink, lips red, flesh pink. Missing: both wings, both arms from the elbows, corners of square kerchief, and all of the drapery except the end over the left arm. Objects in...

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By 1897: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: [one of] 28 Erotes said to be all from the same grave at Eretria); 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)

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Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 310–240 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Euboia, Greece


Eretria, Euboia, Greece


Height: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

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The Ancient World