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Handle of a bowl

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Statuette of young woman wearing only Etruscan shoes and a necklace with heavy, Etruscan-style forms. On her head is a wreath. She supports the attachment plate for a bowl with both hands. Rich green patina

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1898: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 69,618.13 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.641-98.940)

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Italic, Latin, Faliscan, Hellenistic Period, Late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 529; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 126 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.679

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture