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Fragment of a terracotta plaque

Period:
Archaic
Date:
7th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Cretan
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
4 1/8 in. x 3 7/8 in. (10.5 cm x 9.8 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of Archaeological Institute of America, 1953
Accession Number:
53.5.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Legs of a man.
From Crete, excavations at Praisos (1893-1894 by Prof. Federico Halbherr for AIA)

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 23, 175, pl. 15a, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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