Greek, East Greek
3rd or 2nd century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 081.
23.7 cm (9 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Statuette of draped woman standing. She is lifting her right arm under the himation and having the left hanging down to the side. She is draped in a chiton and an himation, which covers all her body, even her head. Her hair is arranged in flat waves. She wears forked shoes.
There are a few traces of white on her drapery.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution