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Bronze head of a goddess

Period:
Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial
Date:
ca. 100 B.C.–A.D. 100
Culture:
Greek or Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.244
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Head of a woman wearing a diadem with short straight hair, parted in the middle, and slightly wavy around the forehead.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 370, p. 160, New York: Gilliss Press.

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