Roman (?). <em>Head of a Faun</em>, 1st-2nd century C.E. Marble, 7 11/16 x 6 1/16 in. (19.5 x 15.4 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, 16.630. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.630_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Head of a Faun


Medium: Marble

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1st-2nd century C.E.

Dimensions: 7 11/16 x 6 1/16 in. (19.5 x 15.4 cm)


Accession Number: 16.630

Image: CUR.16.630_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Head of a faun, broken from a statue. Deeply cut curly hair, pointed animal ears. Full youthful face with slightly open mouth, which once held a flute. Condition: Poor. Crown of head and major portion of back missing. Mouth and both cheeks damaged as are eyes. Nose lost and many surface abrasions.

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