Standing draped woman with hood
Greek, East Greek
1st century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 088.
26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of draped woman standing. She has her left hand behind her back, while the other is held in front of her body. She is wearing a chiton and an himation, which is draped around her body and over her head. She is wearing earrigs and high-soled forked shoes. She is standing on a plinth.
Part of lower drapery and back of base are missing. There are some traces of yellow on hair and red on lips.
Neck is restored.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution