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Pantomime dancer kneeling on a spool-shaped base

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Pantomime dancer wearing short chiton and Phrygian cap; kneels on hollow spool-shaped base. Traces of blue on cap; of red on hair; of blue on chiton. Traces of white slip.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Thebes.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7884

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture