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Head of a Man with a Full Beard
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Head of a Man with a Full Beard


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Description The face has strong, horizontal ridges above the eyes, a slim nose, and a small mouth with protruding lips and slightly drooping corners. A beard encircles the chin and cheeks.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/01/2008Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Faces of Ancient Arabia: The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2008.
Provenance Sale, Sotheby's, London, January 23(?), 1967, lot 86; Giraud and Carolyn Foster, Baltimore, January 23(?), 1967, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 2007, by gift.
Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster, 2007

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Period
6th-5th century BC
Medium
calcite-alabaster
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
21.45
Measurements
H: 7 11/16 x W: 5 1/8 x D: 3 15/16 in. (19.5 x 13 x 10 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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