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Youth in an eastern cap

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The bridge of the nose and part of the top of the cap have been restored in plaster. There is an iron dowel in the neck. The surfaces, particularly the locks and lower lip, also the cap and chin, are somewhat chipped and worn.


By 1900: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, February 1900

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 173; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 111 (additional published references).


Height x length (of face) 15.5 x 7.3 cm (6 1/8 x 2 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Marble, Greek, probably from the mainland


The Ancient World