Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
30 B.C.E.-395 C.E.
2 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (7.3 x 4.8 x 2.8 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Terra cotta female head. High, elaborate headdress with conventionalized curls. Pierced at ears and top of head ( for suspension?). Cast in two part mould.
Condition: Good. Head made as a separate piece.
This item is not on view
Female Head, 30 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Clay, pigment, 2 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (7.3 x 4.8 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.227. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.227_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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