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He is nude, and his left leg is extended. His hair is combed forward. Eyes, nipples, and navel are shown by large circles. Both arms broken at or just above the elbows and the right leg below the knee. Left foot also missing. Green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Italic, Archaic Period or later,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 202.

Dimensions

Height: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.498

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture