AN ITALIC BRONZE MALE FIGURE
South Italy, Circa 8th-7th Century B.C.
The tubular body with pronounced genitalia, short bulging legs and large flat feet, the right foot perforated for attachment, the long tapering torso with bulging belly and defined chest, the arms held out parallel to his shoulders and bent perpendicularly at the elbow, his hands flexed forward, the spherical head with triangular eyes and prominent nose, wearing a helmet with a central knob finial
3 in. (7.6 cm) high