Greek. <em>Small Female Head</em>, 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)

Small Female Head


Medium: Clay, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:170 B.C.E.-100 C.E.

Dimensions: 1 9/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (3.9 x 2.5 x 2.8 cm)


Accession Number: 16.316

Image: CUR.16.316_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

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