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Head of a caricature figurine

Caricature: head with small crown, pinched together in front; mouth and nose drawn forward so that in profile they both look like a duck's bill. Broken behind.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Dardanelles.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek,

Accession Number

01.7623

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture