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Seated Female Figure


Between 1975 and 1979, acquired in India by Edward W. M. Bryant (b. 1924 - d. 2006), Washington, DC [see note 1]; 1992, gift of Edward W. M. Bryant to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1992) NOTES: [1] Edward Bryant built up his collection of Indian terracottas from various dealers while he was in Delhi with the American Embassy.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W.M. Bryant

Indian, Uttar Pradesh, about 1st–3rd century A.D.

Object Place

Pradesh, probably Uttar, Nothern India

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Medium or Technique

Red hand modeled terracotta