Head of a Child
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Ptolemaic Period to early Roman Period
1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. (4.5 x 3.2 x 3.6 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 head of a child. Possibly of the child Horus. Curly hair drawn into high knot above center of forehead. Head made as separate piece. Cast solid.
This item is not on view
Graeco-Egyptian. Head of a Child. Terracotta, 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. (4.5 x 3.2 x 3.6 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, 16.307. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.307_NegD_print_bw.jpg)
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