Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Terracotta statuette of a seated goddess

Period:
Archaic
Date:
2nd half of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Sicilian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 9 7/16 in. (24 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.11.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
Statuette of a seated woman wearing a polos.
Alexander, Christine. 1935. "Three Archaic Greek Statues." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 30(9): p. 178, fig. 1.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 69, 211, pl. 51e, 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. 7 [p. 7].

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