University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: MS5970
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hellenistic (uncertain)
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Hellenistic Period (uncertain)
Date Made: 199-100 BC
Early Date: -199
Late Date: -100
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Height: 29.5cm
Width: 14cm
Depth: 9cm
Other NumberMS5723 - Old Museum Number


Standing, frontal figure. Wears long Ionic chiton reaching to the ground in back, raised with both hands in front to expose male genitals. Head, left forearm, left foot, and right calf and front foot missing. Back surface only roughly finished. White marble.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Sex: A History in 30 Objects (17 Oct 2015 - 31 Jul 2016)View Objects in Exhibition


[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. 59, no. 34View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 193, no. 67View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Reinach, Salomon. 1910. "Repertoire de la Statuaire grecque et Romaine". Vol. II, pt. II (1910-1930).View Objects cited in this Publication

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