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Standing Draped Woman in Tanagra tradition

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In the tradition of Tanagra figurines, statuette of standing woman standing who rests both hands on her hips. She is wearing a chiton with a deep-cut neck and the garment is fastened on the shoulders with floral buttons. With both hands, she holds an himation, which goes round her back and hangs...

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By 1886: found on the estate of M. Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary (Myrina); 1887: purchased for MFA by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, early 1st century B.C.


Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 090.


25.3 cm (9 15/16 in.)

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The Ancient World