Woman wearing a sakkos

Cypriote
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

01.7928

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Woman standing wearing a sakkos. A cord passes behind neck and under each arm in front. Several breaks, right arm missing.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: from Cyprus. Once in Cesnola's collection, acc. to Ready.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution