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Relief, head of soldier in profile

Reddish clay. Broken off at neck. Found near the temple of Vesta at Tivoli.

Provenance

By 1876: John H. Sturgis Collection (said to have been dug up near the Temple of Vesta at Tivoli); gift of John H. Sturgis to MFA, 1876

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Sturgis

Italic, Etruscan, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, Early 5th century B.C.

Accession Number

76.761

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture