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Mask of a Goddess

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Mask of a goddess including breast. A hole in the top of head.

Provenance

By 1877: Francis Amory Collection (said to have been found at Tanagra, Boeotia at the depth of 3 1/2 in. in 1877); gift of Francis Amory to MFA, October 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Amory

Greek, Classical Period, about 5th century B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Tanagra, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.215

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture