Statuette of a grotesque figure

Greek
Hellenistic Period


Place of Manufacture: Egypt, Alexandria

Dimensions

14.9 x 11.7 cm (5 7/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1601

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of grotesque figure. Reclining figure holding vase into which he dips his right hand. Headress with debased tri-form ornament.
Rough reddish-yellow clay; no color nor glaze; high crown.

Provenance

Hay Collection

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way