Exhibitions/ Art Object

Bronze statuette of a woman

Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid-6th century B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Jean-Louis Domercq, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.94
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 152
This figure probably represent a Persian woman. Her hair is in braids down her back and she wears a long belt and slightly trailing skirt stretched tightly in the back.
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