[One of] Two heads of a goddess

Greek
about 540 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. of each, 0.035 m.

Accession Number

58.396

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Two heads of a goddess wearing stephane and veil; small repoussé attachments, perhaps from a wooden chest. From South Italy

Provenance

By date unknown: with Elie Borowski, 2 East 65th Street, New York, N.Y. (according to his records: found at Tarentum with 58.395); purchased by MFA from Dr. Elie Borowski, May 8, 1958, for $ 950.00 (this is the total price of 58.395-58.396)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour