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Head Wearing a Comic Mask

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Head wearing usual type of comic mask and a wreath; tones of yellow, red, black and white preserved

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 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

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7642

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture