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Woman, Walking

Statuette of woman walking. Right arm bent so that hand rests on the left. Red-brown on the hair, traces of white slip on face, chiton, and himation. Blue on the shoes; red on the base. The knot at the back of the head is gone.


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, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World