Female bust cut off above breasts. Hair dressed high in oblique rolls over forehead; above this a braid and knot and a fillet tied in a bow. Elaborate earrings. Vestiges of yellow, pink, black, and white. Large handle at back. A large piece of the left side missing.
By 1888: with R. Lanciani (said to have been found near the banks of the Tiber, on the Trastevere side, opposite the Island of Aesculapius [Isola di s. Bartolomeo]); purchased by MFA from R. Lanciani, January, 1889, for $493.92 (this figure is the total price of MFA 88.538–88.644 and 89.9–89.31)
Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation