Greek, East Greek
3rd century B.C.
Findspot: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina, estate of M.Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 089.
24.6 cm (9 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of draped woman standing. She has her left hand on her hip and the right hanging down. Her hair is wavy and she has curls down on each side of the neck. She is wearing a chiton, which is high-girt and has a deep and pointed cut neck and an himation around her right forearm and over her left shoulder; she is also wearing forked shoes. The figure stands on a rectangular plinth, which is mended; also mended are the head and the upper part of the body.
Light yellowish clay.
By 1886: found on the estate of M. Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary (Myrina); 1887: purchased for MFA by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, 1887
Gift of Martin Brimmer