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The head and neck are in relatively good condition, with slight wear on the nose and chipping at the base of the neck. The neck may have been worked for insertion in a draped statue(?). The soft, indefinite style is "Alexandrian," and the back of the head and neck look as if they had been...

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Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (said to be from Alexandria); gift of E. P. Warren to MFA, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, Hellenistic Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 096.

Dimensions

Height: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4501

Medium or Technique

Marble, crystalline Greek island

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture