Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Statuette of a youth, seated

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta Fabric: slightly coarse light orange (7.5 YR 7/6 grayer), with small dark and sparkling inclusions, voids. Slip, paint: white slip, red paint on hat. Method of manufacture: moldmade; base handmade. Back, venting: back moldmade, plain; not vented, open underneath.
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1119
Not on view
Karoglou, Kyriaki. 2016. "The Collection of Greek Terracotta Figurines at The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Les Carnets de l’ACoSt, 14: n. 23 [p. 8].

Related Objects

Struck for the City of London, to Commemorate Queen Victoria's Jubilee, 1887

Artist: Medalist: Anton Scharff (Austrian, Vienna 1845–1902) Date: 1887 Medium: Bronze, struck Accession: 08.53.22 On view in:Gallery 556

Terracotta statuette of a woman looking into a box mirror

Date: 3rd–2nd century B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 12.229.19 On view in:Gallery 158

Terracotta statuette of a woman

Date: 2nd century B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 30.117 On view in:Gallery 171

Bronze statuette of a horse

Date: late 2nd–1st century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 23.69 On view in:Gallery 164

Bronze youth

Date: late 5th century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 74.51.5679 On view in:Gallery 175