Figurine of a woman holding a mirror

Greek or Etruscan
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period (or modern)
about 4th century B.C. (or modern forgery)


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

92.2615

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Large seated woman with a wreath in hair. Right hand rests in lap, holds a mirror. Large and high-backed chair. Much mended. Light pinkish color. Possibly a forgery.

Provenance

By date unknown: Edward Robinson Collection; gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, February 10, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson