Slave Mask from a Funerary Set (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

3rd Century BC
Greek (South Italian)
polychromed terracotta
Overall: 4 5/8 × 3 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (11.75 × 8.89 × 6.35 cm)
85.28.6
Arthur and Margaret Glasgow Fund
Webster, T.B.L. Monuments Illustrating New Comedy, vol. 2, 3rd edition. London: Institute of Classical Studies, University of London School of Advanced Study, 1995, pp. 141 and 147, 2RT31a.

Mayo, Margaret Ellen. “Tradition and Imagination: Five Centuries of Greek Ceramic Art.” Apollo 122, no. 286 (December 1985): p. 33, fig. 23.
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