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Allegorical female figure (Fortitude?)

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Gilded bronze. Standing on hexagonal plinth, molded top and bottom, in tiered robe holding (broken) sword in left hand.

Provenance

By 1962, J.J. Klejman, New York; 1963, gift of Klejman to the MFA. (Accession date: January 9, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of J. J. Klejman

German (Augsburg), mid-16th century

Object Place

Augsburg, Germany

Dimensions

10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.28

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture