Barber cutting a man's hair
about early 5th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra
Height: 11.6 cm (4 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Two bearded men wearing chitons. One, a barber, cuts the hair of the seated man. The flesh of both men is dark red. The chitons appear to have been white and the stool, yellow. The base of the group was once white with red paint along the edge.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution