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Grotesque Head
Grotesque Head
Date:
1th century BC–1st century AD
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Terracotta With Traces Of Polychrome
Dimensions:
2 1/4 x 1 3/4 (5.7 x 4.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Culture/People:
Roman
Accession Number:
55105
Acquisition Date:
1936-07-16
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, M.H. de Young Endowment Fund

Bald with large ears and gaping mouth. Mounted.

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