Veiled dancing woman
Late Classical Period
mid-4th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia
Overall: 23.6 × 11.6 × 4.6 cm (9 5/16 × 4 9/16 × 1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman (hetaira?) wearing chiton and himation dancing on a low stool. Himation is pulled over head and lower part of face. Red on the base; blue on shoes; white slip in many places. Badly incrusted.
Purchased in London by Edward Perry Warren (b. 1860 - d. 1928), London; 1901, sold by Warren to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 1, 1901)
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution