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Standing woman draped with hood

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Statuette of a standing draped woman. She has her weight on her right leg and the left one placed to the side. Her left arm picks some folds of the himation close to the hip and the left is placed behind the back. She wears a chiton and an himation, which covers the whole body including the...

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Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina, from the Metaxas Collection in Athens); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Myrina (?), Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 077.

Dimensions

14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7726

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture