Figurine of a girl holding a tambourine (tympanon)
Early Hellenistic Period
about 325 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra
Height: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215C)
Little girl standing with a hoop at her left side. Pink and cream-color on stephane; light reddish-brown on hair; black on eyes; red on lips; traces of blue on chiton. Greenish blue on rim of hoop and red on interior.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris, said (& truly) to be from Aegina); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution