Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Terracotta statuette of an old nurse holding a child

Period:
Late Classical or Hellenistic
Date:
4th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 164
Statuette of an old nurse holding child.
McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 45-46, fig. 54, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1941. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 45-46, fig. 54, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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