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Left arm and hand

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This outstretched, nude left arm is bent slightly upwards at the elbow. The middle, ring, and pinky fingers are curled inwards and the index finger is outstretched, suggesting that the hand may once have grasped an object (possibly cylindrical in shape). The palm faces up. Condition: broken...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Said to be from Hieron near Trebizond.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek or Roman, Hellenistic or Imperial Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 147.


Length: 75.5 cm (29 3/4 in.)

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The Ancient World