A soldier in plumed helmet, cuirass, greaves, and baldric stands, right hand on the edge of his helmet and left resting on a shield at his left leg. The back is hollow, as if the whole piece had been an appliqué.
By date unknown: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman; gift of Mr. and Mrs. John J. Klejman to MFA, December 9, 1964
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Klejman
Roman, imitation, Renaissance or Baroque, 17th or 18th century
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 220; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 122 (additional published references).
Height: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique