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Seated goddess

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Seated goddess. Figure of "sanis" type, seated in a circular chair with high back. Chiton and chair decorated with dingy black vertical and horizontal lines. Eyelids, brows, eyes, hair and kalathos in same color. Broken in several places. Purple in kalathos. Table (01.7766) goes with it.


By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Found together [with 01.7766] in a tomb near Thebes: bought in Athens direct from Thebes.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

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Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.


Height: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)

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The Ancient World