Category:Kritios Boy

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Title Kritios Boy
Object type Statue
Description

Statue of an ephebe, perhaps an athlete. Work attributed to Kritios and Nesiotes, by comparison with the Tyrannoktonoi group, one of their works known from Roman copies. Missing arms from elbows, left foot and ankle, right leg from below knee, inserted eyes. Damaged nose, chin, cheeks and

neck.
Date circa  BC
Medium sculpture in the round / Parian marble
Dimensions Height: 116.7 cm (45.9 in).
Acropolis Museum Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q421084
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Native name Μουσείο Ακρόπολης
Location Athens
Coordinates 37° 58′ 06.32″ N, 23° 43′ 42.54″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established
Website www.theacropolismuseum.gr
Accession number 698
Object history / 1888: excavated. Place: Athens, Acropolis.
References Jeffrey M. Hurwit (1989). "The Kritios Boy: Discovery, Reconstruction, and Date". American Journal of Archaeology 93 (1): 41-80.
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