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Fragment of head of a female figurine

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Fragment of a female head. Light brown, unglazed; ornament like leaves in the hair in dull red; hole in top of head; traces of white priming.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, Nov. 4, 1890

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, about 4th century B.C.

Dimensions

4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

90.191

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture