Carving with upper section of draped worman, left hand raised to her veil

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.05; W. 0.046

Accession Number

57.694

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment preserving upper part of draped matronly woman, with l. hand raised to veil which covers head. As 57.693. Top and sides of bone preserved.

Provenance

By 1905: Joseph von Kopf Collection, Rome; by 1957: with Dr. Antonio Agostini, Rome; purchased by MFA from Dr. Antonio Agostini, November 14, 1957 for $ 300- (this figure is the total price for 57.691-699)

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund