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Female idol

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Schematic draped female figure with flat, board-like body and outspread atrophied arms. Dress with with bands of painted ornament: cross-hatching, a kind of meander pattern with reversed Z forms separated by squares, dots, undulating lines, Ss, and a long-necked water bird with spread wings. ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Greek, Archaic Period, 625–550 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia?, Greece

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

18.459

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture