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Terracotta statuette of a seated woman

Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
early 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 7 15/16 in. (20.2 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Bequest of Walter C. Baker, 1971
Accession Number:
1972.118.123
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Seated, wearing chiton, himation, and a stephane. See 1972.118.122, a mold sibling. Border of himation hem is red across lower legs.
von Bothmer, Dietrich and René d'Harnoncourt. 1950. Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities: An Exhibition from the Collection of Walter Cummings Baker, Esq. no. 71, p. 11, New York: Walter Cummings Baker.

von Bothmer, Dietrich. 1961. Ancient Art from New York Private Collections: Catalogue of an Exhibition Held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, December, 17, 1959-February 28, 1960. no. 171, p. 45, pl. 62, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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