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Terracotta draped woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 7 3/4in. (19.6 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Enveloped in himation; standing and draped.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1908. "Greek and Roman Terracottas in The Metropolitan Museum of Art." The International Studio, 36: pp. 69-70, fig. 9.

Uhlenbrock, Jaimee. 1990. The Coroplast's Art: Greek Terracottas of the Hellenistic World p. 50, fig. 37, New Rochelle, N.Y.: College Art Gallery, SUNY, New Paltz.

Karoglou, Kyriaki. 2016. "The Collection of Greek Terracotta Figurines at The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Les Carnets de l’ACoSt, 14: p. 5, n. 22 [p.8], fig. 8b.

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