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Face of a Helmeted Man

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Face of helmeted man. Close fitting helmet with cheek-pieces. The eyes bulge in the archaic manner.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, South Italian ?, Archaic Period ?, 600–480 B.C. (?)

Place of Manufacture

Campania, Italy

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.836

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture