Figurine fragment

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

4.1 x 6.4 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.199

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of seated Aphrodite; archaic; left hand on knee; regular drapery; carefully modeled; plain throne; light unglazed clay.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 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