Female Head

Greco-Roman, Greece, Europe

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4th century

Marble

Overall: 4 x 4 x 4 1/2 in. (10.16 x 10.16 x 11.43 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. William Dexter

S.965.90.12

Geography/Culture

Europe, Greece

Period

1-500

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Classical World

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

Ancient Profiles: Sculpture, Prints, and Coins from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 1, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1-December 17, 1997.

Provenance

Collected by George Ticknor (1791-1871), Boston, Massachusetts, probably in Europe, about 1815-1835; to his daughter, Eliza (Mrs. William) Sullivan Ticknor Dexter (1833-1880), about 1871; to her son, Philip Dexter (1868-1934), about 1880; to his son, William Dexter (1897-1943), about 1934; to his wife, Constance Van Rensselaer Thayer Dexter (1900-1976), 1943; given to Dartmouth College, 1943; catalogued by present collection, 1965.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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