University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5461
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Greece
Athens (uncertain)
Date Made: 399-300 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Male Torso
Height: 53cm
Width: 37cm
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1916


White marble. Torso of a boy, small bits of upper arms remain. Striated cuttig for attachment of seperate head. Upper parts of legs preserved. In top of proper left shoulder is a rectangular cutting with a bronze and an iron insert. In the thickness of same shoulder is a circular hole. From armpit of same shoulder to thigh are a series of six circular holes of various sizes. In neck cutting are two vertical holes, in center. Below neck on line of spine is a rectangular cutting.


[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 55, no. 33View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Ridgway, Brunilde S. & Pinney, Gloria F. 1979. Aspects of Ancient Greece: an exhibition organized by the Allentown Art Museum with the cooperation of Gloria Ferrari Pinney and Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway ... Allentown Art Museum, September 16 through December 30, 1979. 1-295. : Page/Fig./Plate: 186-187View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 177, no. 47View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Luce, S. B. 1917. Acquisitions of the University Museum. AJA. 21 (1): 104.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Luce, Stephen B. 1916. "A Greek torso". vol. 7 no. 2. p. 87.View Objects cited in this Publication

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