Face of a Helmeted Man

Greek, South Italian ?
Archaic Period ?
600–480 B.C. (?)


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Campania

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.836

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Face of helmeted man. Close fitting helmet with cheek-pieces. The eyes bulge in the archaic manner.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900