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Terracotta statuette of Eros

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Eretrian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H.: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.221.30
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Nude, flying, drapery at sides.
Said to be from Eretria

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1910. "Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1909--III. Vases and Terra-Cottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 5 (6): p. 146.

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