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Kritios Boy
Kritios Boy
Kritios Boy
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700

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

Date circa 480 BC
Medium sculpture in the round / Parian marble
medium QS:P186,Q2052367
Dimensions Height: 116.7 cm (45.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,116.7U174728
institution QS:P195,Q421084
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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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