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Terracotta figurine of a seated kourotrophos

unknown artist-0200/-0001

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

Terracotta figurine of a seated naked kourotrophos. The iconographic subject, known since the Neolithic Age, is reproduced in figurines at all periods, most probably in relation to female chthonic deities. 2nd-1st c. BC. Max. H. 0.079 m. Gift of Peggy Zoumboulaki in memory of her husband Tassos. (ΓΕ 31102)

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  • Title: Terracotta figurine of a seated kourotrophos
  • Creator: unknown artist
  • Date Created: -0200/-0001
  • Physical Dimensions: h79 cm (complete)
  • More Info: Benaki Museum - Benaki Museum
  • Type: sculpture
  • Rights: Benaki Museum
  • External Link: Benaki Museum

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