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Small Boy

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Statuette of a small boy. Wears heavy round wreath, which is yellow. Hair brown-red, himation white. On flesh traces of pink flesh-color in addition to the slip. Many fine cracks due to firing.

Provenance

By 1898: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Skimitari 1898.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Dimensions

12.3 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7780

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture