Female figurine, Psi type Artist: Unknown

ca. 1300 B.C.

Ancient Art

On view, 1st floor, Ancient Art
Medium

Terracotta, solid, with added reddish-brown slip

Dimensions

4 5/8 × 2 5/16 × 11/16 in. (11.8 × 5.9 × 1.8 cm)

Credit Line

Purchased with gifts from Ruth Elizabeth White and the Squibb Corporation

Accession Number

1989.71.1

Period

Late Bronze Age, Late Helladic

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Collection Horst Wagner, Berlin; sale of the above, Galerie Gunter Puhze, Freiburg, Germany; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1989.
Bibliography
  • "Catalogue of the Exhibition 'An Obsession with Fortune: Tyche in Greek and Roman Art'," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994), 110, no. 15
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 259, ill
  • "Acquisitions 1989," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1990), 122, ill
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

figurines

Subject

women

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