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Female head with a high stephane

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Female head broken at base of neck. Wears a high stephane, with a fillet. Traces of dark red on stephane and hair; of pink on flesh. The upper part of the stephane missing except at ends.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Place of Manufacture

Tarentum, Calabria, Italy

Dimensions

12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7947

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture