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Terracotta statuette of a woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Pontus
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 9 11/16 in. (24.5 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.1143
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Standing, draped, right hand at waist holding drapery, fan downward, in left hand.
Robinson, Edward. 1907. "New Greek and Roman Acquisitions: I. Terracottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2(1): pp. 5-9.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1908. "Greek and Roman Terracottas in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." The International Studio, 36: pp. 67-72.

Karoglou, Kyriaki. 2016. "The Collection of Greek Terracotta Figurines at The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Les Carnets de l’ACoSt, 14: n. 30 [p. 8].

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