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Terracotta statuette of a woman leaning on a pillar

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 11 7/16 in. (29.1 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.212.32
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Standing, legs crossed, upper part of figure undraped, leaning right hand on pedestal.
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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