Statuette of Aphrodite (?)

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

22.1 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7631

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of Aphrodite (?) standing, nude to the waist, with drapery, just below the hips; right foot drawn back. Missing: head; both arms; and a piece from the bottom of the drapery.
Mounted by Research Lab, Sept. 1982

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: said from Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution