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Figurine of a woman standing

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Statuette of draped woman standing. Head missing. Stands on a high plinth.

Provenance

By 1877: Francis Amory Collection (said to have been found at Tanagra, Attica, depth 3 1/2 m.); gift of Francis Amory to MFA, October 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Amory

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

77.233

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture