Diademed statuette of a goddess

Greek
Greco-Roman Period


Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

68.775

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Diademed, draped statuette of a goddess (eastern Aphrodite) or a priestess. Her diadem is enriched with flowers or jewels, and her head is also partly covered by a veil.

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA, December 11, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim