Small Female Head
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
170 B.C.E.-100 C.E.
Late Ptolemaic Period or early Roman Period
1 9/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (3.9 x 2.5 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
Small terra cotta female head. Flat disk on top of head. Tanagra type. Cast solid.
Condition: Extensive remains of a reddish paint on hair and white and blue paint on flesh.
This item is not on view
Greek. Small Female Head, 170 B.C.E.-100 C.E. Clay, pigment, 1 9/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (3.9 x 2.5 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, 16.316. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.316_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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