<em>Female Head</em>, 2nd–3rd century C.E. Clay, pigment (?), 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in. (5 x 3.1 x 3.1 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, 16.313. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.313_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Female Head

Medium: Clay, pigment (?)

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:2nd–3rd century C.E.

Dimensions: 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in. (5 x 3.1 x 3.1 cm)


Accession Number: 16.313

Image: CUR.16.313_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Terra cotta female head apparently from a statuette. Braided hair. Cap with high double knot on head. Incised details. Subject unidentified. Cast solid from two part mould. Condition: Preserved portion in good condition. Right side of cap blackened.

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