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An Athena head facing right, a Medusa head facing right, a palmette between. Remains of palmettes at left and right also. Bought in Rome.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Dimensions

14.7 x 37.2 cm (5 13/16 x 14 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.147 H. 0.372 L.

Accession Number

01.7998

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements