Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bronze statuette of a man

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3 3/8in. (8.6cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5580
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Weight on left leg; right arm extended with hand open; left lowered and bent at elbow; wearing a tunic and mantle.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5030, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 300, pp. 140-41, New York: Gilliss Press.

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