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Head of female figurine with hood

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Head of female figurine with worn features; hood partly over head. Slipped yellow clay. Part of back of head gone.

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

1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

84.191

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture