<em>Royal Bust</em>, 305-30 B.C.E. Steatite, 3 9/16 in. (9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 60.180. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.60.180_wwg8.jpg)

Royal Bust

Medium: Steatite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 60.180

Image: CUR.60.180_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Mottled yellow and gray steatite head of a man from a statue. Curly hair with plain band or diadem. Face of Hellenistic type with single furrow in forehead, full, slightly open mouth, eyes originally inlaid. Flesh folds indicated on neck. Condition: Eyes lost. Nose slightly chipped.

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