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Standing Figure of a Girl Holding a Bird
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Standing Figure of a Girl Holding a Bird


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description This statue depicts a girl holding a bird against her breast. She wears a high girdle with a long overfold to her dress, and bracelets. There is deep drilling in the skirt, in addition to a red deposit (possibly iron). The head is missing.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/26/1961Treatmentcleaned
7/06/1970Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Don Marcello Massarenti Collection, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [no. 38]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1902

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Period
3rd century BCE
Medium
marble
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
23.63
Measurements
H: 27 15/16 in. (71 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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