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Accession_Number REDMG:1953.25.88
adlib_title figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Fragment
Material Sandstone
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 10YR 7/6
Decoration Head of woman with shawl coming up toa high point over her head. Hair is piled on her head; melon coiffeure with diadem.
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Condition Deposits lie on surface and in hollows beneath shawl. Facial features slightly worn on lower part of face. Material is very soft and crumbly. Some small surface cracks.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Hellenistic
Date 3 c. (?)
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 9.6
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. Widest point 5.8 Thickest section 6.0
Location Body Beautiful
Edited_by Denise
Date_edited 9 August 2002
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