Girl wearing a heavy wreath

Greek


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

17.4 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7859

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Girl standing, wearing a heavy wreath with a fillet-end on each shoulder. Yellow on wreath; red on hair and fillet; traces of pink on flesh: red on lips; traces of blue, red, and green on himation; of lavender on chiton; red on shoe; and white slip in places. Left hand corner of base behind missing. Neck strengthened at the back by an addition of clay.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said, and truly, to be from Aegina.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution