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Standing woman wearing thick wreath

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Draped woman standing. She has her left hand resting on her hip and the right hanging down. She wears a chiton and over that an himation, which is wrapped over her arms. She has her hair tied in a knot and wears a thick wreath on her head and earrings in her ears. She stands on a plinth which...

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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, late 2nd century B.C.


Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 082.


Height: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

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The Ancient World