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Statuette of a woman standing

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Carries fan in left hand. Wears hair in sakhos. Pink and white on himation; blue on chiton. The base and head have been removed to test the antiquity of the object.

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, 3rd century

Dimensions

22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.222 H.

Accession Number

79.21

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture