Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Terracotta statuette of a deer

Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
1st quarter of the 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm) Plinth: 4 1/8 x 2 1/8 in. (10.5 x 5.4 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1955
Accession Number:
55.11.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The base and feet are modern restorations.
Said to be from Boeotia

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