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Marble head of a young woman

Period:
early Imperial
Date:
1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Marble, Parian ?
Dimensions:
H. 10 9/16 in. (26.9 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.60.37
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 162
Female head, broken from a statue.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1927. "Three Greek Heads." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 22(5): pp. 142–43, fig. 2.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1950. The Sculpture and Sculptors of the Greeks, 3rd edn. pp.185, 532, fig. 537, New Haven: Yale University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 106, 245, pl. 85e, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 160, p. 88, pl. 115, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae (LIMC). 1984. Vol. 2: Aphrodisias-Athena. "Aphrodite," p. 107, no. 1065, Zürich: Artemis Verlag.

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