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Bronze warrior

Date:
ca. 675–650 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Cretan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 4 3/16 in. (10.6 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.47
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 151
The broad chest and narrow waist shown with a belt are surviving features from the Minoan period.
von Bothmer, Dietrich and René d'Harnoncourt. 1950. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities: An Exhibition from the Collection of Walter Cummings Baker, Esq. no. 3, p. 7, New York: Walter Cummings Baker.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1979. Greek Art of the Aegean Islands. no. 78, p. 131, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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