Seated goddess

Greek
Archaic Period
early 5th century B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 22.7 cm (8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.901

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Goddess seated in a heavy chair without arms. Heavy proportions, little modeling. Has earrings, veil and stephane. Black, red and blue coloring is modern. Part of right foot and base missing.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Bought in Athens; from Thebes); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24,1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900