Hellenistic Terracotta Head of a Nubian

Culture: Greek
Period: 2nd-1st century B.C.
Material: Terracotta
Dimensions: 3.3 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 2286
Provenance: Swiss collection Hans Zellweger (1916-2000), acquired in the 1970s from Elie Borowski. Since then in a family estate.
Condition: Remains of glue on the right side, probably from an old mounting.
Description: Small terracotta head of a Nubian with a broad nose, thick lips and high forehead. His hair on the hairline and on the back of the head formed to curls by notches. Mounted.