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Terracotta statuette of a standing girl

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
early 3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, probably Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.7
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
This little figure stands in a pose similar to that of the nearby Attic figure; but the proportions are not as careful, the head seems too large, it is not clear which foot projects beyond the hem, and the drapery folds are cursory and thick.
Coombs, Margaret E. 1922. "Classical Accessions: VI. Greek Terracottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 17(5): p. 115.

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