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Terracotta statuette of a seated African (known as Ethiopian) boy

Period:
Late Classical–Early Hellenistic
Date:
4th–3rd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Rhodian
Medium:
Terracotta; mold-made
Dimensions:
H. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1701
  • Provenance

    Said to be from Kourion, Cyprus

  • References

    Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 2320.

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