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He stands with his left hand extended and his right hand on the hip, looking to the left. The right leg is broken off above the ankle and the left above the knee. Brown patina, the right arm and all below the waist also covered with green encrustation.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Italic, Classical or Hellenistic Period, about 4th century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 192.

Dimensions

Height: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.508

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture