<em>Male Head</em>, 3rd – 4th century C.E. Terracotta, 4 x 2 15/16 x 2 13/16 in. (10.2 x 7.5 x 7.2 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, 16.289. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.289_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Male Head

Medium: Terracotta

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:3rd – 4th century C.E.

Dimensions: 4 x 2 15/16 x 2 13/16 in. (10.2 x 7.5 x 7.2 cm)


Accession Number: 16.289

Image: CUR.16.289_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Terra cotta male head, probably the child Horus but possibly a Satyr. Short, full lips. Hair curled around forehead (back of head open). Circular incissions in pupils of eyes. Cast open in two piece mould. Condition: Excellent.

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