Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
101 C.E.-300 C.E.
3 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/16 in. (8.8 x 6.1 x 3.4 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Terracotta female head. Hair elaborately braided rising in center to double upright oval braid. Details of back of hair incised. Pierced at ears and at left center of head. Cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: Black stains (ink?) scattered over face and back.
This item is not on view
Female Head, 101 C.E.-300 C.E. Clay, 3 7/16 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/16 in. (8.8 x 6.1 x 3.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.268. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.268_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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