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Woman holding a ball

Greek
Archaic Period
5th century B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

01.7885

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Woman seated. Has a ball in her right hand, a fillet in the left. Red on lips, shoes, and has stripes on chiton; blue on fillet; traces of yellowish flesh color, and of white slip. Figure is solid.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution