Nymph seated on a rock wearing a sun hat

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
Late 4th or 3rd century B.C.


Dimensions

16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7792

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Woman seated with right hand on rock. Wears a petasos. Red on the petasos and on the sole of the right shoe; a trace of pink on the rock. White slip in many places. Slight restoration in the veil.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: known to be from Tanagra); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution