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Statuette of flying Eros

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Eros carries a large tripod upright in both hands. Bright blue on cloak, blue and red on wings. Head detached. Wing also detached. Modern Forgery

Provenance

By 1900: with Athanasios Rosis; purchased by MFA from Athanasios Rosis with funds provided by Mrs. S. T. Morse, April 24,1900

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse

Greek, Modern,

Dimensions

16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.166 H.

Accession Number

00.722

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture