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Goddess, standing

Standing goddess. molded in solid piece: attitude like Acropolis maidens. Red stripe around the neck and down left sleeve of chiton; mantle and chiton below it red. Traces of white slip on face.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Archaic Period, early 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Accession Number

01.7771

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture