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Relief with a horse's head and shoulders

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Relief with horse's head and shoulders. Profile to left. Lips drawn back.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Taranto. I believe it came from a sanctuary . . .about a mile & a half or two miles along the road eastwards from the modern canal.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek, South Italian,

Dimensions

20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7982

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture