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Old man wearing a himation

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An old man stands bent forward, with head inclined to left, supporting himself with staff held in right hand. He wears a himation reaching to the knees and leaving the right arm and shoulder bare. Legs missing from the knees.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica (probably), Greece

Dimensions

12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.155

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture