mid-5th century B.C.
Height: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.)
Culture: Greek, East Greek
Period: Classical Period
Accession number: 2009.4960
Description: Female figure, standing on a base, wearing a peplos. Her right hand is raised to her breast.
Provenance/Ownership History: By date unknown: collection of Mrs. Mela (probably Andromache Mela [1871-1962], the daughter of Heinrich Schliemann [1822-1890]); 1948: given by Mrs. Mela to Constance Dena (Conaxis) Paton, Massachusetts; by descent to her daughters, Dawna Lisa Paton and Mena Charlene Paton; 2009: gift of Mena Charlene Paton and Dawna Lisa Paton to MFA. November 18, 2009
Gift of Mena Charlene Paton and Dawna Lisa Paton in memory of their mother, Constance Dena Conaxis Paton