CIRCA LATE 1ST CENTURY B.C.-EARLY 1ST CENTURY A.D.
A ROMAN MARBLE FIGURE OF A WOMAN
Circa Late 1st Century B.C.-Early 1st Century A.D.
Standing with her weight on her right leg, the left bent slightly at the knee, shown wearing a long tunic and a palla which drapes over her shoulders, supporting her left elbow in her right hand, the left hand originally raised to her face in the pudicitia pose, symbolic of her chastity and modesty
61 in. (154.9 cm) high
Asian Collection, purchased between 1968-1972