Head of a Child
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
Early Roman Period (probably)
1 9/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 7/16 in. (4 x 3.5 x 3.6 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
Small terracotta head, possibly of a child. Apparently a fragment from a statuette. Details of hair not indicated. Mouth open. Object cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: Surface of object slightly worn.
This item is not on view
Head of a Child, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 1 9/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 7/16 in. (4 x 3.5 x 3.6 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, 16.304. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.304_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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