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Head of a woman

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Head of a woman with hair parted and combed down flat over ears. Intense expression. Thick white slip.

Provenance

By 1903 with Edward Perry Warren (according to his records: Bought in Rome); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, South Italian,

Place of Manufacture

Tarentum, Calabria, Italy

Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.911

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture