Woman wearing elaborate drapery

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Next to sarcophagus No. 71

Dimensions

12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

84.167

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of standing woman, with elaborate drapery; attenuated forms; head and both arms missing. Deep yellow, coarse clay.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); found next to sarcophagus No. 71. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America