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Seated statuette of a goddess. Yellow clay; left foot broken; high crown; hands on knees. Remains of red on front and some traces of white on shoe and base.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hay Collection; by 1872: C. Granville Way Collection; gift of C. Granville Way to MFA, June 28, 1872

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Greek, East Greek, Archaic, Late 6tth century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Rhodes, Greece

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 21.2 x 7.9 x 9.8cm (8 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 3 7/8in.)

Accession Number

72.1600

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture