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Diademed statuette of a goddess

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Diademed, draped statuette of a goddess (eastern Aphrodite) or a priestess. Her diadem is enriched with flowers or jewels, and her head is also partly covered by a veil.

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA, December 11, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim

Greek, Greco-Roman Period,

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

68.775

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture