AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A MAN
Circa 2nd Century B.C.
Depicting a ruler or a hero, the nude figure with elongated physique, his head proportionally small, his wavy hair bound in a diadem, his face with sharp individualistic features, the head turned slightly to the right, his long torso with the rib cage and musculature indicated, his right arm extended before him, the palm of his hand open, his left arm bent at the elbow, a scroll held in his hand, his hips slightly turned, standing with his weight on his right leg, his left leg advanced
8¾ in. (22.2 cm) high