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Part of the left foot of a colossal marble statue

Period:
Roman
Date:
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Other: 4 3/4 x 7 5/16 in. (12.1 x 18.6 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Lucy W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.2142
Not on view
Until 1888, collection of Joseph William Drexel, New York; acquired in 1889, gift of Mrs. Lucy Wharton Drexel.
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1895. The Terracottas and Pottery of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in Halls 4 and 15. no. 1092-1/2, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 239, pp. 118-19, pl. 163c, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Van Voorhis, Julie A. 1998. "Apprentices’ pieces and the training of sculptors at Aphrodisias." Journal of Roman Archaeology, 11: p. 178, n. 7.

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