Archaic Female Protome

Rhodian, Greek, Greek

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about 500-475 BCE

Terracotta with black and white slip

Overall: 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

S.978.4

Geography/Culture

Europe, Greece

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Classical World

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 19-November 30, 2008.

Glimpses of Ancient Life, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art's Collection of Ancient Art, Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 19, 2000.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 13, 2000-February 7, 2005.

Ancient Profiles: Sculpture, Prints, and Coins from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 1, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1-December 17, 1997.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 28, 1992-April 22, 1994.

Acquisitions 1974-1978, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss & Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1978-January 21, 1979.

Eastern Mediterranean Art from the College Collection, Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 8-October 15, 1978.

Publication History

Fine Egyptian, Classical, Western Asiatic and Islamic Antiquites, Sale 4082, lot 2, ill., Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 980 Madison Avenue, New York, New York, February 17, 1978.

Provenance

Dr. Grete Lehner Bibring [1899-1977], Cambridge, Massachusetts, unknown-1978; Fine Egyptian, Classical, Western Asiatic and Islamic Antiquities, Sale 4082, lot 2, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 980 Madison Avenue, New York, New York, February 17, 1978; sold to present collection, 1978.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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