Greek, East Greek
3rd century B.C.–2nd century A.D.
Place of Manufacture: Asia Minor, Aeolis, Myrina
Height: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Female head with hair in a double row of corkscrew curls about the face. Hair red; creamy-white flesh color in places; face badly incrusted. Traces of pink on lips. Two curls are missing from the top of the forehead.
By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: from the private collection of the late M. Baltazzi); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901
Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution