late 1st century A.D.
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 013.
23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Siren. Hair arranged like an “onkos” about the forehead. Large wings reach from shoulders to feet. Missing: curl on left side of neck; both hands; both feet.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution