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Carving with standing maenad

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Nude maenad standing, head turned r.; l. hand holding up tympanum. Top and both edges of bone preserved.

Provenance

By 1905: Joseph von Kopf Collection, Rome; by 1957: with Dr. Antonio Agostini, Rome; purchased by MFA from Dr. Antonio Agostini, November 14, 1957 for $ 300- (this figure is the total price for 57.691-699)

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Alexandria, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.109; W. 0.031 m.

Accession Number

57.692

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture