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Seated goddess

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Goddess seated in a heavy chair without arms. Heavy proportions, little modeling. Has earrings, veil and stephane. Black, red and blue coloring is modern. Part of right foot and base missing.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Bought in Athens; from Thebes); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24,1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Archaic Period, early 5th century B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 22.7 cm (8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.901

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture