Female head

    • Provenienza:
      Syracuse, from a well in former Via Gelone, 1889
    • Data:
      Second half of the 3rd century BC
    • Materiali:
    • Dimensioni:
      height 9.4 cm, width 6.8 cm
    • Collocazione:
      Syracuse, Museo Archeologico Regionale “Paolo Orsi”
    • Inventario:
      inv. 7254
  • Female head

The oval face, round veiled gaze, thin nose, slightly parted lips, dimpled chin, are the features that accentuate the gentle expression on this face from the Praxiteles tradition.