Marble relief fragment with the head of a youth
- Late Archaic
- 1st quarter of 5th century B.C.
- East Greek or Lydian
- H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm.)
width 10 7/8 in. (27.6 cm.)
depth 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
- Stone Sculpture
- Credit Line:
- Gift of The American Society for the Excavation of Sardis, 1926
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Excavated at Sardis, the piece probably comes from a funerary stele (grave marker).