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Statuette of Aphrodite (?)

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Statuette of Aphrodite (?) standing, nude to the waist, with drapery, just below the hips; right foot drawn back. Missing: head; both arms; and a piece from the bottom of the drapery. Mounted by Research Lab, Sept. 1982

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens: said from Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 323–31 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Smyrna, Ionia, Asia Minor

Dimensions

22.1 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7631

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture