Tanagra Statuette of a Girl with a Sun Hat

Culture: Greek
Period: 300-250 B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 18.6 cm high
Price: 10 000 Euro
Ref: 2422
Provenance: From an old French private collection. With a TL test.
Condition: Intact
Description: Hellenistic terracotta statuette from Tanagra of a standing girl. The young woman wears a long chiton and a himation wrapped around her arms and shoulder. The head, except for her face, is under a veil. Noticeable is the large round sun hat with a pointy centre. The girl stands in contraposto and the right foot slightly turned outwards. The statuette stands on its original plinth. On the back a small venting hole. A very beautiful graceful statuette. With a TL test.