Head of female figurine with Archaic rolled hair and tight-fitting cap

Greek, East Greek
Archaic Period


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.224

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Female head with Archaic rolled hair; tight-fitting cap. Yellow clay, much worn. Top and back smooth.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America