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Torso of a male figurine

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Torso of a man standing, including body and front of left thigh; gilding applied on red over a white slip. Unusual amount of gilding survives.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 323–31 B.C.

Dimensions

17.9 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7632

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture