Mould of a Youthful Face

Greek, Sicilian
Hellenistic Period
about 330-31 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 10.5 x 6 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

01.7930

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

On View

Gallery 212A-B

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Molds

Mold of a youthful face. Heavy, cylindrical exterior. The face has a mass of curly hair flaring about it.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Taormina.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution