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Attachment (head of Medusa)

Relief attachment. Medusa's head, three-quarters view to the left. The head is set on a feathered aegis, divided in two parts and having three scallops on each side.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24,1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Hellenistic Period,

Accession Number

03.770

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

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