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Fragmentary figurine with a veil in the left hand

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Fragment of a statuette holding veil with left hand; broken above waist. Much blackened.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek, Archaic Period,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

84.170

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture