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Terracotta statuette of a draped woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, probably Boeotian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.2062
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
There are considerable remnants of color, especially on the face and hair. The lady is also wearing earrings.
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