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Marble head of a child

3rd century B.C.
Marble, Island
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
Not on view
M.E.P. 1924. "Miscellaneous Greek and Roman Sculptures." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 19(8): p. 193.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 121, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 174, pp. 92-93, pl. 122d-f, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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