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Youth standing

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Youth standing with weight on left leg, nude except for himation covering right shoulder and arm and falling on left forearm. Rounded plinth.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene.

Credit Line

Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, 5th century B.C.

Findspot

Cyrene

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.454

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture