Mask or Head
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1st-4th century C.E.
Roman Period (probably)
This item is not on view
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
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Mask or Head, 1st-4th century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (3.9 x 3.2 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, 16.315. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.315_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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Small terracotta mask or head of a man with heavy cap on head; mouth slightly open. Subject unidentified.
Condition: Surface somewhat discolored, otherwise good.
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