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Fragmentary statue of a girl (Kore)

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Fragmentary statue of a girl (kore). Head and upper torso, with arms broken off above elbows. Strong modeling of figure and face, "Archaic smile." Fillet around head; front hair dressed in vertical rows, back tresses horizontal, falling to waist. Drapery drawn over proper left shoulder, right...

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By date unknown: Lawrence A. and Barbara G. Fleischman Collection; March 1994: gift of Barbara G. Fleischman to Arthur Fleischman; gift of Arthur Fleischman to MFA, March 26, 1997

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Gift in memory of Lawrence A. Fleischman

Greek, South Italian, Late Archaic Period, late 6th to early 5th century B.C.


13.5 x 8 cm (5 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

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The Ancient World