Artemis Bendis

Greek, South Italian


Dimensions

30.8 cm (12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7968

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Artemis Bendis, figure broken off at knees. Traces of yellowish brown flesh color, and of a darker shade on the chiton.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Taranto. I believe it came from a sanctuary . . .about a mile & a half or two miles along the road eastwards from the modern canal.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution