Head of female figurine with tall, pointed pilos

Greek, East Greek
Late Archaic Period
490–480 B.C.


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

Dimensions

3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

84.128

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of a female figurine wearing a tall, pointed pilos. Possibly Aphrodite.

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