Antefix with female head in relief
Greek, South Italian
Place of Manufacture: Italy, Tarentum
18 cm (7 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.18 H.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wears a fillet through which horns project, long earrings hanging from shell-like ears, and a necklace.
By 1896: J. B. Murdock Collection (said to have been acquired in Tarentum in March of 1896); loaned by J. B. Murdock to MFA, April 27, 1898; gift of Harold Murdock in memory of his brother, Rear-Admiral J. B. Murdock, September 3, 1931
Gift of Harold Murdock in memory of his brother Rear-Admiral J. B. Murdock