Female mask

Greek
Archaic Period
about 600–480 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia

Dimensions

22.3 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.7916

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Mask. Female hair. Lock of hair falls down on the breast on each side at the edge of the veil. Much incrusted.
From Boeotia, according to Rhousopoulos.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens (Rhousopoulos, who said it was from Boeotia).); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution