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Female head wearing a sakkos

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Female head, wearing sakkos. Broken just below chin, so that neck and part of right cheek are gone.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Dimensions

3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7880

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture