Late Republican Period or earlier
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 158; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 121 (additional published references).
Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
She wears a short, girt chiton and high boots. The object in her extended right hand appears to be a broken-off torch. A bow (?) was in her left hand. She appears to have worn a diadem. Brown, green patina and surface corrosion, somewhat cleaned.
Date unknown: found at Lake Nemi by Francis L. Higginson; gift of Francis L. Higginson to MFA, June 3, 1915
Gift of Francis Lee Higginson