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Fragmentary mold for Chthonian Dionysos

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Fragment of a mold of Chthonian Dionysos; it shows head and left side of chest, left shoulder and forearm with part of drapery on left side.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Taranto.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Dimensions

15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7941

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds