Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite
Overall: 23 x 8.2 cm (9 1/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Torso, long, narrow and rudely sculpted figure. Head and feet missing. Back flat and plain. Plain full length garment fastens over left shoulder. Left arm at side, and riIght arm across chest.
From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: 1888).
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription