Grotesque figurine holding a jar and a club

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Place of Manufacture: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

15.9 x 6.6 cm (6 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1602

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing grotesque figurine: rough reddish clay; no glaze; hollow and hole in back. Right hand supports jar which he carries on right shoulder; left hand holds club.

Provenance

Hay Collection

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way