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Terracotta statuette of a woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.212.27
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Draped, standing head enveloped in himation, right arm akimbo, left at side.
Said to be from Taranto

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1912. "Department of Classical Art: Recent Accessions." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 7(5): p. 98.

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