Mold for a standing figure of Athena.

Greek, South Italian


Dimensions

19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.154

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mold for statuette. The front part of standing figure of Athena, wearing sleeveless chiton open on right side, with deep overfold, and aegis over right shoulder and under left arm. Weight on right leg. Head and arms lacking. On exterior (Greek letters) incised.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Taranto.); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren