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The long, lean fingers of this hollow right hand are curled slightly inwards with the thumb in a relaxed position. The fingers are solid bronze. Condition: jagged break running along the wrist. Two light green bands encircle the index and ring finger. The back of the hand contains four...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek or Roman, Hellenistic or Imperial Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 149.


Length: 19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)

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The Ancient World