Woman balancing on a low stool

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 360–330 B.C.


Dimensions

20.1 cm (7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7923

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Dancing woman posed on a low stool which has legs in front in form of those of an animal and has, on the front, dragons in relief. Blue on himation; yellow on base; white slip well preserved. Much incrusted.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: from Corinth); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution