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Seated figure

Seated female figure with forearms broken off at elbow.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. R. L. Russell Collection (according to MFA file card: said to be from Melos); gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell to MFA, Dec. 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell

Greek, Archaic Period, mid 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Accession Number

96.946

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture