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Terracotta Statuette of a Male Dwarf

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of Peter Sharrer, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.667.2a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 164
Figure of a grotesque with feet apart and arms reaching up.
Sotheby's, New York. 2000. Egyptian, Classical and Western Asiatic Antiquities. December 8, 2000. lot 219, 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.

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