Mould of the face of a woman, possibly Aphrodite

Greek, East Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd–2nd century B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Ionia, Smyrna

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 5 x 3 cm (2 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7932

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mould of the face and neck of Aphrodite. On the top and sides are two marks to help fitting together.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Smyrna.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution