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Terracotta statuette of a Nike flying

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
early 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Asia Minor, Myrina
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H.: 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1077
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 163
Partly draped, arms extended.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 163, fig. 103, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 201, fig. 139, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 201, fig. 139, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 128, 268, pl. 108a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1978. Antichnoe iskusstvo iz muzeia Metropoliten, Soedinennye Shtaty Ameriki: Katalog vystavki. no. 73, Moscow: Sovetskii Khudozhnik.

Karoglou, Kyriaki. 2016. "The Collection of Greek Terracotta Figurines at The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Les Carnets de l’ACoSt, 14: n. 33 [p. 8].

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