One Head from a Statue of a Prisoner
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (6.7 x 6.1 x 6.3 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Miltiades Kyrtsis
One limestone head from a statue of a prisoner with short hair in striated locks.
Condition: Covered with a gray-brown patina, abraded here and there. The head has no neck; there is a flat horizontal plane below the skull where the chin should have met the neck.
This item is not on view
One Head from a Statue of a Prisoner, 750-342 B.C.E. Limestone, 2 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in. (6.7 x 6.1 x 6.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Miltiades Kyrtsis, 78.190. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.78.190_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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