Handle of a bowl
Italic, Latin, Faliscan
Late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.
Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 529; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 126 (additional published references).
Height: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of young woman wearing only Etruscan shoes and a necklace with heavy, Etruscan-style forms. On her head is a wreath. She supports the attachment plate for a bowl with both hands. Rich green patina
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund