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Statuette of standing draped woman. She is having her right hand resting on the hip and the left falling down to the left side. Her left left is placed to the side, as well. She is dressed with a chiton and an himation; the himation is wrapped around the upper part of the body, covering the...

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Provenance

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, 1st century B.C.

Findspot

Myrina, Aeolis, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 097.

Dimensions

25.6 cm (10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.382

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture