Pantomime dancer kneeling on a spool-shaped base
4th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215C)
Dancer in Eastern Costume with pointed Phrygian Cap (perhaps related to Attis) kneels on hollow spool-shaped base. Traces of blue on cap; of red on hair; of blue on chiton. Traces of white slip.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Thebes.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution