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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1911,0416.2

  • Description

    Terracotta figure of a woman seated on a throne, holding a tightly-wrapped baby. Early Classical features: low, broad forehead, straight nose, heavy cheeks and chin.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 450BC (circa)
    • early 5th century BC - mid 5th (Swaddling)
  • Production place

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  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 35 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Terracotta 820 bibliographic details
    • Swaddling 1986 p. 197 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G15/dc10

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1911

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number

    1911,0416.2

Terracotta figure of a woman seated on a throne, holding a tightly-wrapped baby.

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