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Seated Woman
Seated Woman
Date:
ca. 500 BC
Location:
Legion of Honor
Terrace Hallway East
Century:
Media:
Terracotta With Traces Of Polychrome
Dimensions:
8 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 (22.2 x 14 x 9.5 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
59.33.10
Acquisition Date:
1959-08-13
Credit Line:

Bequest of Betty Walter Sirigo in memory of Edgar Walter

Woman seated on a throne with a winged back and a footstool. With her hands on her knees, she wears a chiton covering her feet and a himation, like a veil, covering her shoulders and arms. Her hair displyaed in three rings is fastened by a stephane. Traces of paint still visible on her garments.

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