Cycladic Head Sculpture

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by Mary Harrsch (Photographed at the Getty Villa, Malibu)
published on 07 October 2012

A marble head from a large Cycladic figure sculpture, 2600-2500 BCE. The head shows traces of pigment on the forehead - probably a diadem - and the nose and cheeks. (J.Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, USA).



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