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Tragic mask

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Tragic mask. Lacks the back. Hair in high onkos above the face. Hair, beard, and face red; eyes blue.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Myrina; from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 116.

Dimensions

5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7643

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture