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Fragment of a marble stele (grave marker)

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
ca. 400–375 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Marble, Pentelic
Dimensions:
Overall: 34 1/4 x 28in. (87 x 71.1cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.286.109
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Relief of a woman seated on a stool. The head is missing.
Said to be from the Piraeus in Attica

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1917. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 210, fig. 126, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 250-51, fig. 174, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. pp. 250-51, fig. 174, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 93, 233, pl. 73d, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 76, p. 51, pl. 62, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Clairmont, Christoph W. 1993. Classical Attic Tombstones, Vol. 2. no. 2.298a, p. 244, Kilchberg: Akanthus.

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