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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.282
Title
Lower Left Leg of a Statuette
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
statuette, sculpture
Date
c. 2500-2200 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Cyclades
Period
Cycladic period, Early
Culture
Cycladic
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/77313
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Marble
Technique
Carved
Dimensions
8.13 x 2.69 x 2.59 cm (3 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 in.)
Provenance
Acquired by the donor over the last thirty years as gifts from dealers.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Anonymous Gift
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.282
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Fragment of simply carved leg and foot. Thick throughout with slight taper at ankle. Inside leg has hard straight edge running towards back. Foot flares out slightly from ankle to toes. Toes indicated by lightly incised lines. At top of leg at break is a small round drill hole about 1/8 in deep.

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