Statuette of Aphrodite
late Classical Period
around 350 B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Boiotian or Attic figurine of a partially cloaked figure of Aphrodite on high spool-shaped base. Hair drawn into a peak over forehead. Wears a wreath of leaves. Blue on leaves, himation, and base. Red on base. White slip on body.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Athens.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution