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Marble head of a woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd–1st century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Marble, Pentelic
Dimensions:
H. 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.230.131
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The head may come from a funerary monument.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1929. "A New Classical Study Room." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 24(5): p. 141, fig. 1.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1930. Handbook of the Classical Collection. p. 338, fig. 243, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 166, p. 90, pl. 118d-e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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