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Ephedrismos group. A woman in a double, girdled, short-sleeved chiton, with hair parted in the middle, strides to left carrying on her back another woman similarly dressed who wears a sakkos. Base restored.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Said Corinthian); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, about 300 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Corinth, Corinthia, Greece

Dimensions

24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.894

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture