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Fragment of a bronze relief of a running figure

Period:
Archaic
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
2 11/16 × 11/16 × 7/16 in. (6.9 × 1.7 × 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.230.2
Not on view
The figure with winged boots could represent Boreas, the personification of the north wind.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1911. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1910--III. Sculptures, Bronzes, and Terra Cottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 6(4): pp. 92, 94, fig. 5.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 46, pp. 30-31, New York: Gilliss Press.

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