Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
525-404 B.C.E., 343-332 B.C.E. or 30 B.C.E.-395 C.E.
Dynasty 27 to Dynasty 31, or later
Late Period or Roman Period
1 15/16 × 1 11/16 × 1 3/4 in. (4.9 × 4.3 × 4.4 cm) (show scale)
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Egyptian. Male Head, 525-404 B.C.E., 343-332 B.C.E. or 30 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Terracotta, 1 15/16 × 1 11/16 × 1 3/4 in. (4.9 × 4.3 × 4.4 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, 16.303. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.303_NegB_print_bw.jpg)
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Male head, possibly representing a foreigner. Headdress probably intended to be of Egyptian type. Head made as a separate piece, free-modeled.
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