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Female head in the nature of a mask

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Female head of the nature of a mask; it is hollow. Face covered with white slip; hair dull reddish brown. Top of the head perforated by two holes, for suspension.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Purchased in Rome); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, February 1895

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek,

Dimensions

9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.175

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture