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Mask of a goddess with polos or tiara

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Mask of head and upper body of a veiled goddess with polos or tiara.

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 440–390 B.C.

Dimensions

12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

77.216

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture