Head of Athena
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
4 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 2 13/16 in. (11.5 x 8.5 x 7.2 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Bianca Olcott in memory of her father, Professor George M. Olcott of Columbia University, of her grandfather, George N. Olcott, and of her great-grandfather, Charles M. Olcott, President of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences 1851-1853
Archaeological provenance not documented; by 1929, acquired by Bianca Aurelia Maria Louisa Joanna Olcott of Brooklyn, NY; 1929, gift of Bianca Aurelia Maria Louisa Joanna Olcott to the Brooklyn Museum.
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Roman. Head of Athena, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Marble, 4 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 2 13/16 in. (11.5 x 8.5 x 7.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Bianca Olcott in memory of her father, Professor George M. Olcott of Columbia University, of her grandfather, George N. Olcott, and of her great-grandfather, Charles M. Olcott, President of the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences 1851-1853, 29.1603. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 29.1603_front.jpg)
front, 29.1603_front.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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