Fragment of a Head with Shaven Skull
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4th-3rd century B.C.E.
late Dynasty 30, or later
Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
5 3/8 × 4 3/4 × 2 3/8 in. (13.7 × 12.1 × 6 cm)
3 lb. (1.36kg) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Black granodiorite fragment of head of man. Preserved portion includes the eyes, part of nose, top of skull and major portion of left side of head including the ear. Deep-set eyes, high check-bone, eyebrows not indicated, shaved skull of ovoid shape. Mat surface.
Condition: Preserved portion has a few trivial chips.
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