Steatopygic female figure

Early Aegean
Early Neolithic Period
about 6800–5600 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Thessaly

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.7 x 3.3 x 2.8 cm (1 7/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2002.717

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of a seated female, broken off at the torso.

Provenance

By the mid 1990s: Harlan J. and Pamela M. Berk Collection (said to have been purchased from a dealer in London or New York between the late 1980s to the mid 1990s); gift of Harlan J. and Pamela M. Berk to MFA, December 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Harlan J. and Pamela M. Berk