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Girl dancing

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Girl dancing, wearing short chiton colored red, and blue scarf. Face grotesque. Missing: right hand, left arm from above elbow. Flesh colored white.

Provenance

According to the donor's records: formed part of a collection of Myrina TC's once in Athens, the major part of which collection is now in B.M.F.A.S; by 1892: Camille Lecuyer Collection; by date unknown: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, May 10, 1906

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Greek, East Greek, 3rd century B.C.–2nd century A.D.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Dimensions

13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.2368

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture