Athena, Demeter, and Persephone
early 5th century B.C.
Height x length: 11.9 x 10.5 cm (4 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Group of Athena, Demeter, and Persephone. All have red hair; red on pomegranates, shoes of Athena, tail and eyes of pig, yellow on top and bottom of Athena’s chiton. The white slip is well preserved.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Thebes.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution