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Mold for a seated boy

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Mold for statuette. Front part of seated boy, nude save for chlamys fastened on right shoulder and covering left arm. His hair bound up in a knot over forehead. On exterior (Greek letters) raised.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Taranto.); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, South Italian, around 300 B.C. (B. Kingsley)

Dimensions

9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.185

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds