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This nude youth is advancing, with left arm extended. The hair is combed forward, and the penis is roughly indicated. There is a tang under the left foot. The right foot and arm are missing. Green patina.

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 Period, about early 5th century B.C. or later

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 201.

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

18.497

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture