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Relief of Comic mask of a slave

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Mask of Slave from New Comedy, molded in high relief on a thin circular disc. Myrina type Mended.

Provenance

By 1886: found on the estate of M. Aristide-Bey Baltazzi at Kalabassary (Myrina); 1887: purchased for MFA by Martin Brimmer; gift of Martin Brimmer to MFA, 1887

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Greek, East Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.

Accession Number

87.399

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture