Woman standing

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Place of Manufacture: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7863

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing woman with very long neck and large head; a stephane with flowers. Red-brown on hair and stephane; white on flesh and chiton; pink on himation. Base does not seem to belong. Missing: right foot, and some of flowers.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution