- Medium: Steatite
- Geographical Location: Egypt
- Dates: 250 C.E. - 300 C.E.
- Period: Roman Period
- Dimensions: 2 15/16 x max. diam. 2 11/16 in. (7.4 x 6.8 cm)
- Collection: Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 40F
- Accession Number: 50.60
- Image: CUR.50.60_view1_ICA.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), Nov 30, 2006
Black steatite female head preserved to base of neck. Conventionalized features, with face and neck polished. Hair indicated by incisions and dull surface. Of ears, only the lobes are indicated and they are pierced. Hair extends out on each side suggesting that head is from a statue of Venus Anadyomene.
Condition: Nose chipped, otherwise intact.