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Skirt and feet

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Skirt and feet of figure. Dull gray limestone. Right arm at side. Preserved only below waist. Irregular square base. Wearing a long, fluted simple garment.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: 1888).

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Roman?,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 6.5 cm (6 11/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.45974

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture