Description This intriguing statuette displays a blend of Greek style and Egyptian elements that reveals the foreign influences in this active, commercial region. The woman's pose and costume are Egyptian, while her facial features and hairstyle are typically Greek, indicating that the statuette was made in one of the northern East Greek cities of Asia Minor at the end of the 6th century BC.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [said to be from Greece]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1909, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1909
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