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Mold for a youth

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mold: head, body and thighs of youthful male figure.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Taranto. I believe it came from a sanctuary . . a mile & a half or two miles along the road eastwards from the modern canal.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

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

Dimensions

15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7940

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds