Grotesque mask

Greek


Dimensions

6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.948

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Grotesque mask; wears a wreath around his head. Traces of pink on the face and blue on the hair.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mrs. R. L. Russell Collection (according to MFA file card: said to be from Melos); gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell to MFA, Dec. 1896

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. R. L. Russell