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Woman Standing on a High Square Base

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Terracotta statuette; woman standing on a high square base. Body and base of this figure the same with 01.7868. Head larger, and looks to left and down. Hair in a wavy mass gathered in a small knot at base of head. Traces of red on lips; white slip. Arms clasped at front; left foot forward.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Corinth.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

19.6 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7870

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture