Fragment

Roman


Dimensions

15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.155 L.

Accession Number

01.8000

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Shows a smiling mask and at the right remains of a scroll. Brown on background; red on scroll and on ornament passing over mask; lighter brown on hair of mask and white on flesh. A trace of blue on lower edge of fragment. S.L.558.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: from Rome); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution