Head of a Kiliya Idol

Culture: West Anatolia
Period: ca. 2700-2400 B.C.
Material: Marble
Dimensions: 2.5 cm x 3.5 cm
Price: Sold
Ref: 6026
Provenance: From a private collection in New York, acquired in the 1980s.
Condition: Nose slightly chipped, otherwise intact.
Description: A so-called "Stargazer"-idol made of white, fine marble. Wide head with long, thin nose and ears. Beautifully shining surface, still has a noble expression.