Statuette of a woman standing

Greek
Hellenistic
3rd century


Dimensions

22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.222 H.

Accession Number

79.21

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Carries fan in left hand. Wears hair in sakhos. Pink and white on himation; blue on chiton. The base and head have been removed to test the antiquity of the object.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas Gold Appleton Collection; gift of Thomas Gold Appleton to MFA, March 4, 1879

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton