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Ancient Art

Figurine of Eros

ca. 330–300 B.C.

Terracotta

13.6 × 10.6 × 5 cm (5 3/8 × 4 3/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II, B.A. 1935
1993.46.46
Culture: 
Greek, Boeotian
Period: 
Hellenistic
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ambassador and Mrs. William Witman, II; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1993.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 174.

Essi Ronkko and Hood Museum of Art, “Hood Museum,” http://hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu (accessed June 2011-July 2021).

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.