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Relief with a head in profile

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Fragment of relief. Head in profile, to right. Red clay, painted red; much weathered.

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)

Dimensions

2.9 x 2.2 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.221

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture