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Male magical figure

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Provenance

By 1962-1971: Collection of Jean-Alain Mariaud de Serres, Paris (probably acquired in Beirut); April 22, 2001: purchased by Jerome M. Eisenberg at Francois de Ricqlès auction at the Drouot-Montaigne (lot 101); gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg to MFA, May 25, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg

Roman, Imperial Period, 2nd–3rd century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 12.3 x 3 x 2.5 cm (4 13/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2005.261

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture