Head of a Youth

Greek, South Italian
Hellenistic (?) Period
323–31 B.C. ?


Dimensions

8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7953

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Front of a youthful head. Hair rises in wavy locks from forehead. The head has been split in two just in front of the right ear. On the left side the ear and part of the hair behind it are preserved.

Provenance

Purchased of E. P.Warren (sending list 238)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution