Classical or Hellenistic Period
about 4th century B.C. or later
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 212; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 122 (additional published references).
Height: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
She holds a patera in her extended right hand and wears a large, flowery hat, chiton, and tight himation. The tang at the lower left side suggests she may have been attached to another figure. Crusty, green patina.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson