Statuette of a woman

Greek
5th century B.C.


Findspot: Cyrene

Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.481

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

The figure stands in an easy attitude, with the weight on the left leg, the left hand resting on the hip and the right hand lowered. She wears a chiton and a himation covering the legs and the left arm and passing over the back of the head. Square plinth.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene.

Credit Line

Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America