Description The characteristics of this face are the rimmed eyes, the softly modeled ridges above the eyes, and the small mouth. The protruding lips are pressed tightly together and convey a serious expression. There are no indicators of gender, but the softness of the features may indicate youth.
- 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, December 21, 1970, lot 83; Giraud and Carolyn Foster, Baltimore, December 21, 1970, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 2007, by gift.
Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster, 2007
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