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Head of a Boy

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Head of a boy. Muffled about the neck with himation. Hair yellow; white slip in places; yellow about the mouth; and color in folds of himation.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 323–31 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Smyrna, Ionia, Asia Minor

Dimensions

4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7740

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture