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Seated Female Figure

Indian, Uttar Pradesh
about 1st–3rd century A.D.


Object Place: Pradesh, probably Uttar, Nothern India

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1992.288

Medium or Technique

Red hand modeled terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Between 1975 and 1979, acquired in India by Edward W. M. Bryant (b. 1924 - d. 2006), Washington, DC [see note 1]; 1992, gift of Edward W. M. Bryant to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1992)

NOTES:
[1] Edward Bryant built up his collection of Indian terracottas from various dealers while he was in Delhi with the American Embassy.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W.M. Bryant