about 8th–7th century B.C.
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Crete
7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Female head with triangular-shaped face surrounded by masses of long hair, or a wig, horizontally ridged. Appears sphinx-like.
From Crete; purchased from the John Wheelock Elliot Fund; Dec., 2, 1926, for $5.00
John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund