Head of a Man from a Statuette
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-1st century B.C.E. (probably)
Late Ptolemaic Period
Accession Cards: Measurements: Height 4.8 cm., width 3.1 cm. (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Black steatite head of a man from a statuette. Face modeled in Hellenistic style with short, full mouth, furrows in forehead eyes originally inlaid. Short, full hair with narrow band or diadem, long neck. A portrait and of fine quality.
Condition: Preserved portion intact. Inlays of eyes lost.
This item is not on view
Head of a Man from a Statuette, 2nd-1st century B.C.E. (probably). Steatite, Accession Cards: Measurements: Height 4.8 cm., width 3.1 cm. Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 58.77. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.58.77_NegB_print.bw.jpg)
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