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Figurine of a man squatting on his heels

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A man squatting on his heels has incised hair and a beard shown by punctured dots. Dark green patina. A hole in the bottom of the figure is partly filled with lead to accommodate the modern pin for mounting. Attached to mount MT.59.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London. Ready said that the seller was trustworthy & that he said it came from Vodhena (Macedonia).); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Archaic Period, about 500–490 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 031.

Dimensions

Height: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7477

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture