Dressed in a short-sleeved tunic and a mantle, one end thrown over his left shoulder. Original pigment can be made out in his black hair, his mantle, red with a border of black dots. There are two string holes on either side of the head for suspension.
Said to be from Greece
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. "Recent Accessions in the Classical Department." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 25(5), part 1: p. 136.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1936. A Guide to the Collections, Part 1: Ancient and Oriental Art, 2nd edn. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 36, 184, pl. 24a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.