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Goddess standing

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Goddess standing. 'Sanis' form. Wears a high kalathos with spiral in front, disk and pine cone above it. Kalathos and chiton decorated with geometric designs in red, black and yellow. Features colored with black and red.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: from Boeotia.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Archaic Period, 540–530 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7763

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture