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Figurine of a veiled woman

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Woman standing, veil drawn about upper and lower parts of face. Traces of white slip.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. R. L. Russell Collection (according to MFA file card: said to be from Melos); gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell to MFA, Dec. 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell

Greek,

Dimensions

14.7 cm (5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.947

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture