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Figurine of Eros

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He advances with left foot forward and arms outstretched, bent at the elbow. He could have held a bow and arrow, or a fillet. Heavily encrusted. Right arm from middle of forearm and left hand are missing.

Provenance

Hay Collection.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Greco-Roman,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 101.

Dimensions

4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4441

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture