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Head of female figurine with pointed cap

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Female head wearing pointed cap; hair braided. Light red clay. Features worn, point of cap 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

84.192

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture