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Standing Female Figurine
Standing Female Figurine
Date:
late 5th century BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
11 1/4 (28.6 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Greek
Accession Number:
24880
Acquisition Date:
1904-09-02
Credit Line:

Gift of M.H. de Young

Woman standing on a high base, the peplos has a long overfall. In her left hand she holds against her shoulder a casket with an open lid, from which emerges a fillet. Her right arm is by her side, the hand holding the other end of the fillet. With elaborate coiffure.

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