Head of a Woman
Greek, East Greek
about 1st century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina
Burr, Terra-cottas from Myrina (MFA), no. 108.
Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head of a woman; lips parted, strong chin; very delicate modeling. Only traces of slip. A piece is broken from the knot at the back; and there is a round hole in the hair at the left of the parting.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution