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Head of female figurine wearing a sakkos

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Head of female figurine with rolled hair in front, wearing a sakkos.

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, Early Classical Period, 480–470 B.C.

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

84.126

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture