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Standing woman

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Standing woman, wearing sakkos, earrings, long chiton and ample himation around shoulders and over left arm. Right hand clutches edge of himation; left is placed on the hip. Head broken and reglued; ancient and belonging. Encrusted. White ground visible below.

Provenance

By date unknown: Collection of the Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb; gift of the Misses Aimée and Rosamond Lamb to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, about 4th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra (?), Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

62.957

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture