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Bronze portrait bust of a girl

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.263
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Enveloped below the shoulders with drapery. Her hair is long and fastened in a knot behind.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 385, p. 162, New York: Gilliss Press.

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