<em>Fragment of a Head with Shaven Skull</em>, 4th-3rd century B.C.E. Granodiorite, 5 13/16 x 4 15/16 in. (14.7 x 12.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 57.42. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.57.42_wwg8.jpg)

Fragment of a Head with Shaven Skull

Medium: Granodiorite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:4th-3rd century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 13/16 x 4 15/16 in. (14.7 x 12.5 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 57.42

Image: CUR.57.42_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Black granodiorite fragment of head of man. Preserved portion includes the eyes, part of nose, top of skull and major portion of left side of head including the ear. Deep-set eyes, high check-bone, eyebrows not indicated, shaved skull of ovoid shape. Mat surface. Condition: Preserved portion has a few trivial chips.

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