Girl dancing

Greek, East Greek
3rd century B.C.–2nd century A.D.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina

Dimensions

13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.2368

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Girl dancing, wearing short chiton colored red, and blue scarf. Face grotesque. Missing: right hand, left arm from above elbow. Flesh colored white.

Provenance

According to the donor's records: formed part of a collection of Myrina TC's once in Athens, the major part of which collection is now in B.M.F.A.S; by 1892: Camille Lecuyer Collection; by date unknown: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, May 10, 1906

Credit Line

Anonymous gift