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Head of archaic horse. Small but interesting; note the mane back. Coarse unglazed red clay. Broken through neck.

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)

Accession Number

RES.84.224

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture