Portrait head of a boy

Roman
Imperial Period, Late Hadrianic or Early Antonin
A.D. 130–160


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.188 H. 0.13 L. of face

Accession Number

01.8251

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Thin shell. Face somewhat corroded. Head broken off at top of neck; a crack runs through right cheek; and is patched at the temple. From Pozzuoli.

Provenance

By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought at Pozzuoli.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund