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Woman wearing a sakkos

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Woman standing wearing a sakkos. A cord passes behind neck and under each arm in front. Several breaks, right arm missing.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London: from Cyprus. Once in Cesnola's collection, acc. to Ready.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Cypriote, Hellenistic Period, 323–31 B.C.

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

01.7928

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture