Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Terracotta statuette of a dwarf

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of Peter Sharrer, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.667.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 164
Figure of a grotesque with fragmentary arms outstretched.
Sotheby's, New York. 2000. Egyptian, Classical and Western Asiatic Antiquities. December 8, 2000. lot 218, pp. 144, 161.

Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2001. "One Hundred Thirty-first Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2000 through June 30, 2001." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 131: p. 19.

Related Objects

Terracotta Statuette of a Male Dwarf

Date: 2nd century B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 2000.667.2a On view in:Gallery 164

Terracotta statuette of a woman looking into a box mirror

Date: 3rd–2nd century B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 12.229.19 On view in:Gallery 158

Terracotta statuette of a woman

Date: 2nd century B.C. Medium: Terracotta Accession: 30.117 On view in:Gallery 171

Bronze statuette of a veiled and masked dancer

Date: 3rd–2nd century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1972.118.95 On view in:Gallery 163

Bronze statuette of a rider wearing an elephant skin

Date: 3rd century B.C. Medium: Bronze Accession: 55.11.11 On view in:Gallery 163