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Statuette of flying Eros

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Statuette of Eros, flying. He holds phiale in right hand and an oinochoe, raised the left. Blue on cloak. Red and blue on wings, gold on oinochoe and phiale. 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

15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.154 H.

Accession Number

00.721

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture