Terracotta statuette of a seated woman
- Late Classical or Hellenistic
- late 4th–3rd century B.C.
- Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
- H. 8 7/16 in. (21.4 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1920
- Accession Number:
Seated women occur often among Tarentine terracotta statuettes. The many variants in pose, dress, and attributes suggest many identifications. This lady, who occupies a rock seat, probably belongs to the outdoor world of Dionysos, the realm of maenads, nymphs, and muses.