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Accession_Number 34.10.22
adlib_title Boeotian figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Nude standing youth holding cock in left hand. Inside is completely hollow.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Boeotian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/4
Decoration Pointed stephane with traces of blue; red band round top of tall base. Clay deep pink but flesh red.
Inscriptions
Condition Incomplete. Back broken away - had long rectangular opening. Scratches evident all over surface, and white deposit at top of head and down left arm.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period High Classical
Date 425-400
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.97.0376.jpg
2002.97.0376.jpg
Front view of the top half of a nude youth Boeotian figurine, showing face, chest, shoulders and upper arm.
2002.97.0377.jpg
2002.97.0377.jpg
Front view of Boeotian figurine, nude youth.
2002.97.0378.jpg
2002.97.0378.jpg
View of holllow back of nude youth Boeotian figurine.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height H. 19.0
Diameters Max W. 6.2
Handle_height
Other_dims. H of base. 3.2
Location Body Beautiful
Edited_by Georgina; Kinsey; Julia
Date_edited 09.08.02; 11.01.2006; 09.05.2016
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