Female head

    • Provenienza:
      Syracuse, acquisition
    • Data:
      Hieronian period
    • Materiali:
    • Dimensioni:
      height 15 cm
    • Collocazione:
      Syracuse, Museo Archeologico Regionale “Paolo Orsi”
    • Inventario:
      inv. 26228
  • Female head

Meant to be fixed to a statue with a rod, the small head is slightly tilted and turned to the left. The full cheeks and the chiaroscuro effect created by the deep arched eye sockets give the face a certain expressiveness, despite its obvious damage.