Seated woman or goddess

Greek, East Greek
Archaic
Late 6tth century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Rhodes

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 21.2 x 7.9 x 9.8cm (8 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 3 7/8in.)

Accession Number

72.1600

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

On View

Evanthea and Leo Condakes Gallery (Gallery 113A)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Seated statuette of a goddess. Yellow clay; left foot broken; high crown; hands on knees. Remains of red on front and some traces of white on shoe and base.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hay Collection; by 1872: C. Granville Way Collection; gift of C. Granville Way to MFA, June 28, 1872

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way