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Ancient Art

Figurine fragments

n.d.

Terracotta

Figurine body: 28.3 × 8.2 × 5.8 cm (11 1/8 × 3 1/4 × 2 5/16 in.)
broken arm: 5.5 × 4.5 × 2.3 cm (2 3/16 × 1 3/4 × 7/8 in.)
The Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa
1939.455a-b
Geography: 
Excavated in Gerasa, Jordan
Culture: 
Gerasa (Jordan)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-British School Excavations at Gerasa (probably from Cave on Irbid Road), present-day Jordan, 1928–34; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.