Girl wearing a wreath of leaves and fruit

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7856

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Girl standing, wearing heavy round wreath of leaves and fruit, with fillet hanging on each shoulder. Brown on hair; red on wreath; blue on leaves; red-brown on fillet-ends; flesh-color on face and neck; black on eyes; red on lips; blue on chiton; pink and blue on himation.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution