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Right Shoulder and Chest of an Armed Man

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Right shoulder and chest of an armed man. Shows a cuirass, and fringe about the right arm, which was held horizontally. Traces of gilding.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Roman Provincial?, Roman Period ?, 1st–2nd century A.D. ?

Place of Manufacture

Smyrna, Ionia, Asia Minor

Dimensions

8.4 x 9.7 cm (3 5/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7672

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture