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Youthful male head wearing a Phrygian cap

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Youthful male head wearing a Phrygian cap; hair about face in heavy locks. Flesh was colored yellowish brown, cap yellow, hair red.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Paris: said from Greece.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Greek,

Dimensions

10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7901

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture