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Old woman squatting on her heels

Old woman, making faces. Squats on heels.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Taranto. I believe it came from a sanctuary . . .about a mile & a half or two miles along the road eastwards from the modern canal.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Accession Number

01.7962

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture