<em>Bust of a Man</em>. Quartzite, 4 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 2 7/8 in. (12 x 10 x 7.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 67.69.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.67.69.1_negA_bw.jpg)

Bust of a Man

Medium: Quartzite

Dimensions: 4 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 2 7/8 in. (12 x 10 x 7.3 cm)


Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 23B

Accession Number: 67.69.1

Image: CUR.67.69.1_negA_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Red, fine grained, quartzite bust of a man with wide, in the upper part striated wig, with a faint parting in the center above the forehead; lower part of wig adjoining the partly covered ears undecorated. Plastic eyebrows and cosmetic lines; philtrum; no beard, no back pillar. Condition: Much worn; nose missing; broken across just below chest; left side of bust and front of left shoulder missing.

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