London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
A HELLENISTIC PAINTED TERRACOTTA STANDING FEMALE FIGURE
CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C.
Standing with right leg facing outwards, foot emerging from under her long chiton, himation envelops both arms, her left hand on her hip and her right raised to her neck, with 'melon' coiffure, traces of blue and red paint on white slip, repaired
7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) high
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