Draped woman

Italic
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 210; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 122 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.495

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

She wears cap and/or hair in a large, rolled braid and a long garment, to her ankles. Eyes are incised, and lips are represented in plastic fashion. Left foot missing. Even dark-green patina.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson