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Bronze statuette of a comic actor

Period:
Imperial
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.230.28
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Statuette of an actor, comic.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. "Classical Accessions: Bronzes." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 16 (2): p. 38.

Bieber, Margarete. 1939. The History of the Greek and Roman Theater. pp. 308-9, fig. 413, Princeton: Princeton University Press.

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