<em>Head of a Nobleman</em>, ca. 2650-2600 B.C.E. Granite, 8 1/2 x 9 x 6 in. (21.6 x 22.9 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 67.5.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.5.1_SL1.jpg)

Head of a Nobleman

Medium: Granite

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2650-2600 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 9 x 6 in. (21.6 x 22.9 x 15.2 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 22E


Accession Number: 67.5.1

Image: 67.5.1_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Red granite head and part of right shoulder of male statue with short echeloned wig; practically neckless. Nose damaged; full face; sharp eyebrows; upper eyelid rim plastic. No trace of back pillar although upper portion of back is preserved below wig. Condition: Good, except that nose is partly lost, and mouth is slightly chipped. Top of head is worn.

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