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Standing draped woman with elaborate crown

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Statuette of draped standing woman who looks to the right. She is dressed with a chiton and an himation, which cover her body and leaves the right shoulder free. She holds part of the himation with her left hand. She has her hair in flat waves with three rows of curls in front, beneath an...

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Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, 1st century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 098.

Dimensions

26.1 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7711

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture