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Votive Head

Object Details

Title:

Votive Head

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Greek (South Italian, Tarantine)

Place:

Taranto, South Italy (Place Created)

Date:

late 5th century B.C.

Medium:

Terracotta

Object Number:

80.AD.74

Dimensions:

9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of J. P. Grosz

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1980

J. P. Grosz (Paris, France), donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1980.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Lyons, C. "Guide to the Collection of South Italian and Sicilian Terracottas." In Ancient Terracottas from South Italy and Sicily in the J. Paul Getty Museum. Maria Lucia Ferruzza. (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016), pp. 216, fig. 8, ill.