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Ancient Art

Deer

4th–1st century B.C.

Terracotta

9.3 × 4.3 × 12.5 cm (3 11/16 × 1 11/16 × 4 15/16 in.)
Gift of Prof. William Kelly Simpson, B.A. 1947, M.A. 1948, Ph.D. 1954
2009.193.1
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Greek or South Italian
Period: 
Hellenistic(?)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Collection of William Kelly Simpson; placed on long-term loan to Yale University Art Gallery, 1990; Yale University Art Gallery, acquired by gift from the above, 2009.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
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.