Figurine of a woman reclining on a rocky outcrop
2nd century B.C.
38 cm (14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman, reclining on a rocky outcrop. Attachments on shoulders as if for wings. Fillet and high diadem, showing traces of gilding. The dark brown clay indicates it was made in Amisos, Black Sea region. Traces of red on the hair. Much mended.
By 1887: with T. T. Timayenis; purchased by MFA from T. T. Timayenis, November 1, 1887
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation