Relief of a bearded face

Greek, South Italian
Archaic Period
600–480 B.C.


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Campania

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.045 H.

Accession Number

03.837

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

The beard a plain mass; the mustache droops. Hair shown by plastic dots. Eyes bulge. From Campania.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900