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Head of female figurine with an Archaic cap

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Female head wearing Archaic, diademed, pointed cap; wavy ridged hair. Light clay; much worn.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek, Archaic Period,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.174

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture