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Female Figure

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Artist Unknown (Cycladic)

Date

c. 2500-2400 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G241
Female Figure, Artist Unknown (Cycladic)
Female Figure: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Sculpture | Marble
Size: 16 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 1 9/16 in. (41.28 x 10.8 x 3.97 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Greece, Cyclades Island
Culture: Cycladic, Europe, Greece, Cyclades Island
Style: 26th-24th century B.C.
Physical Description: may represent the nature goddess or "Great Mother" of early man.; simple, schematic standing figure with crossed arms
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 62.52
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009