User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Votive figure

Start collecting

Bronze figurine of a bearded votary in a long garment, with hands clasped in front of him.

Provenance

1975, gift of Richard R. Wagner (b. 1907 - d. 2002), West Barnstable, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1975)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Neo-Hittite, Iron Age, Early first millennium B.C.

Object Place

Anatolia, Turkey

Dimensions

Height: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.682

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects