Figurine of a girl playing knucklebones

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

Height: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7798

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Girl playing astragals. Right arm broken at shoulder and repaired. Ends of fingers and thumbs are gone. Figure reattached to the base. Blue on the himation is modern.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution