Mask of a Goddess

Greek
Classical Period
about 5th century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Boiotia, Tanagra

Dimensions

19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.215

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Mask of a goddess including breast. A hole in the top of head.

Provenance

By 1877: Francis Amory Collection (said to have been found at Tanagra, Boeotia at the depth of 3 1/2 in. in 1877); gift of Francis Amory to MFA, October 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Amory