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Ancient Art

Head of a Horse

ca. 450–400 B.C.

Terracotta

10 × 11.5 cm (3 15/16 × 4 1/2 in.)
Gift of Molly and Walter Bareiss, B.S. 1940S
2001.28.12
Culture: 
South Italian, possibly Taranto
Period: 
Classical, 5th century B.C.
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

From the Collection of Molly and Walter Bareiss.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 126.

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