Example 70: Greek sculpture

[Note: This example illustrates CCO creator display option 1 for unknown creators (CCO page 92). In this example, the “Creator” field is linked to a Name Authority record for unknown Greek.]

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • sculpture • Greek and Roman art
*Work Type [link]: • statue
*Title: Statuette of a Veiled and Masked Dancer
*Creator Display: unknown Greek
*Role [link]: sculptor [link]: unknown Greek
*Creation Date: 3rd-2nd centuries BCE [controlled]: Earliest: -0299 • Latest: -0100
*Subject [links]: • human figure • female • dancer • mime • drapery (representation)
Style [link]: Hellenistic
Culture [link]: Greek
*Current Location [link]: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York, United States) • ID: 1972.118.95
Creation Location: Alexandria (Egypt)
*Measurements: 20.57 cm (height) (8 1/16 inches)
[controlled]: • Value: 20.57 Unit: cm Type: height
*Materials and Techniques: bronze
Material [links]: • bronze
Description: This dancer has been identified as one of the mime/dancer entertainers for which ancient Alexandria was famous.
Description Source [link]: Metropolitan Museum of Art online. www.metmuseum.org Page: accessed 17 September 2006

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