Bearded head

Greek, South Italian
Classical Period
5th century B.C.


Dimensions

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.217

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bearded head. Long locks of hair, thin over lined forehead. Left shoulder raised.

Provenance

By 1912: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: From Mesma.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, January 2, 1913, for $18,948.70 (this figure is the total price for MFA 13.186-13.245)

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1912