Figurine of a seated girl

Greek
4th century B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.398

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Seated girl. Remains of white slip on drapery, pink on the flesh, and red on hair.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession date: 1886).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription