Exhibitions/ Art Object

Statuette of a harp (lyre) player, male

Period:
Archaic
Date:
3rd quarter of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.258.5
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on the back: "Dolichos dedicated me"
Robinson, Edward. 1909. "The Department of Classical Art: The Accessions of 1908--III Bronzes." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 4(4): pp. 78, 81, fig. 3.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 59, pp. 40-41, New York: Gilliss Press.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. pp. 67, 208, pl. 48c, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Mertens, Joan R. 1985. "Greek Bronzes in the Metropolitan Museum of Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, 43(2): no. 15, pp. 5, 13, 28.

Cook, Brian. 1998[1987]. Greek Inscriptions. p. 53, fig. 48, London: Trustees of the British Museum.

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