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Accession_Number 34.10.27
adlib_title Perhaps Boeotian figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Standing male figure in a cloak with his legs crossed, leaning on a support to his right. Figurine is hollow and has large hole in the back. No relief sculpture on the reverse side.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Perhaps Boeotian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 8/6
Decoration Round flat hat on back of head. Flesh and part of hair red, undergarment blue. Traces of red on base and red and black on support.
Inscriptions
Condition Much colour loss and erosion of relief makes it hard to see. Some small parts have crumbled away at the base. Dark deposits in small amounts all over.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Hellenistic
Date 4th century
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref reference 1
reference 2
Beazley_DB
Height 30.0
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Widest point 13.8Thickest point 7.4
Location Body Beautiful
Edited_by Denise; Kinsey; Julia; Joana Varela
Date_edited 18 September 2002; 11.01.2006; 09.05.2016; 05.04.2017
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