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Statuette of a woman standing

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Wears heavy round wreath. One side of the face has been removed to show the original ancient part which has been worked over. The upper part of the statuette has been separated from the lower. pink on himation; red-brown on wreath and hair.

Provenance

By date unknown: Thomas Gold Appleton Collection; gift of Thomas Gold Appleton to MFA, March 4, 1879

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas Gold Appleton

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

86 cm (33 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.086 H. of upper part. 0.129 H. of lower part.

Accession Number

79.23

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture