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Woman with wreath

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Woman wearing chiton and himation; himation carried over head as veil, l. hand raised to veil over head, r. lowered, holding wreath. Top edge of bone preserved and bit of right edge.

Provenance

By 1905: Joseph von Kopf Collection, Rome; by 1957: with Dr. Antonio Agostini, Rome; purchased by MFA from Dr. Antonio Agostini, November 14, 1957 for $ 300- (this figure is the total price for 57.691-699)

Credit Line

John Michael Rodocanachi Fund

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, 2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 13.3 x 4.5 cm (5 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.693

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture