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Terracotta relief of a reclining youth

Period:
Classical
Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.210.165
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The figure belongs rather early in the extensive series of Tarentine reliefs depicting reclining banqueters.
Said to be from Tarentum

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