Ancient Art

Terracotta female head

4th–3rd century B.C.

Terracotta, with traces of pink paint

27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.)
The Harold A. Strickland, Jr., Collection
1998.23.8
Culture: 
South Italian
Period: 
Late Classical to Hellenistic
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Sotheby's London, July 1988, no. 103; Royal Athena, New York, 1988; Harold A. Strickland, Jr.; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1998,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1999): 197.

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