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Draped standing woman wearing a large floral crown

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Statuette of a girl standing. She has her weight on the left leg and the right stepped to the side. Her right arm is looking down, her left arm is bent and resting on her hip. She is wearing a chiton high-girt and with a deep V neck-cut and an himation over her right arm wrapped around her back...

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Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Dimensions

20.9 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7709

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture