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Terracotta figure of a reclining youth

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian, Tarentine
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/2 in. (29.21 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.217
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 161
Upper part; with mantle over left arm.
M.E.P. 1923. "Greek Terracottas." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 18(9): p. 214.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 98, 239, pl. 79g, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Karoglou, Kyriaki. 2016. "The Collection of Greek Terracotta Figurines at The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Les Carnets de l’ACoSt, 14: n. 29 [p. 8].

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