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Terracotta statuette of a veiled woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
late 4th–early 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H.: 4 9/16 in. (11.6 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1120
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 164
Standing draped woman, head veiled, right hand at her breast, left hand at her side.
Robinson, Edward. 1907. "New Greek and Roman Acquisitions: I. Terracottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2(1): p. 7.

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