Agora Object: S 3465
Inventory Number:   S 3465
Section Number:   ΒΕ 1512
Conservation Number:   1840
Title:   Head of Youth
Category:   Sculpture
Description:   Broken at neck, nose and chips missing from face.
Head of youth, hair tied in a narrow fillet. Hair parted in middle, descending from crown in a series of waves or long curls. Head tilted slightly to figure's left. Very clean break at neck, though no obvious signs of reworking.
Style of late 5th century BC.
Pentelic marble.
Context:   Against north face of classical crosswall.
Notebook Page:   7329
Negatives:   96-64-10(9), 96-64-8(7)
Dimensions:   P.H. 0.097; W. 0.075
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Chronology:   Late 5th century B.C.
Date:   17 July 1996
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   J/20-2/15,16
Elevation:   51.53m.
Masl:   51.53m.
Bibliography:   Hesperia 68 (1999), no. 50, p. 278, fig. 28.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 68 (1999)
Report: 1996 Excavations
Card: S 3465