Terracotta head of a youth

Terracotta; mold-made | 19 x 19cm | Early 3rd century B.C. (?)

Unknown Artist

The head is mold-made and hollow. There is a hole at the back of the head, probably for venting. The youth has an ovoid face, a prominent chin, fleshy lips, and ridged eyelids.

Credit: The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
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