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Terracotta statuette of Eros flying

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.212.31
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Flying, arms and left leg extended.
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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