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Carving with upper section of draped worman, left hand raised to her veil

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Fragment preserving upper part of draped matronly woman, with l. hand raised to veil which covers head. As 57.693. Top and sides 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. 0.05; W. 0.046

Accession Number

57.694

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture