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Terracotta statuette of a veiled woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
2nd century B.C.
Culture:
Greek, South Italian
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1896
Accession Number:
96.18.168
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The modern head has been detached and is displayed next to the body of the piece.
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