Head of helmeted Athena figurine

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
323–31 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7635

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Helmeted head of Athena. Traces of pink and gilding. Repaired with some restoration.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution