<em>King wearing Blue Crown</em>, 381–30 B.C.E. Marble, 5 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 4 in. (14.5 x 9.3 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 54.68. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 54.68_transpc002.jpg)

King wearing Blue Crown

Medium: Marble

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:381–30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 11/16 x 3 11/16 x 4 in. (14.5 x 9.3 x 10.2 cm)


Accession Number: 54.68

Image: 54.68_transpc002.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Marble head of king wearing Blue Crown; uraeus with double loop: streamers in low relief at rear of crown. Conventionalized face showing influence of Dynasty XVIII style. Preserved to neck. Condition: Intact. Entire surface covered with crystalline deposit which entirely obscures the marble surface. Three holes, seemingly ancient, on base of neck with remains of iron (?) rust. Purpose not evident.

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