<em>Female Head</em>, 101 C.E.-300 C.E. Clay, 3 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/16 in. (8.8 x 6.1 x 3.4 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, 16.268. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.268_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Female Head

Medium: Clay

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:101 C.E.-300 C.E.

Dimensions: 3 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/16 in. (8.8 x 6.1 x 3.4 cm)


Accession Number: 16.268

Image: CUR.16.268_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Terracotta female head. Hair elaborately braided rising in center to double upright oval braid. Details of back of hair incised. Pierced at ears and at left center of head. Cast hollow in two part mould. Condition: Black stains (ink?) scattered over face and back.

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