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Group of Five Egyptian Terracotta Heads

Group of Five Egyptian Terracotta Heads


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Ancient World: Egyptian: Sculpture: Pre AD 1000: Item # 1062056
Ostracon Ancient Art
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Bernhard I. Müller, PhD
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Group of five Egyptian terracotta heads comprising: Roman period female head; grotesque head with negroid features; fine head of a youth wearing a pointed cap; head of an infant; nicely modeled head of Harpokrates wearing a large wreath and crown. Terracotta. Egypt, Hellenistic to Roman Period, 2nd century BC to 3rd century AD. H. 4.1 cm (1.6 in), H. 4.6 cm (1.8 in). Fragmentary. Some heads nicely modeled, some worn or chipped in places. The Harpokrates reassembled with white glue. Israel art market (copy of the export permit included)