Statuette of Hekate

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
1st century B.C.–3rd century A.D.


Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of Hekate with gold leaf on her hair and a gold earring. Her arms are made separately and are attached with metal pins at the shoulders.

Provenance

By 1968: with Mathias Komor, 19 East 71st Street, New York, N.Y. 10021 (said to be from southeast Asia Minor); purchased by MFA from Mathias Komor, January 8, 1969

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund