Cycladic Head Sculpture

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Mary Harrsch (Photographed at the Getty Villa, Malibu)
published on 07 October 2012
Cycladic Head Sculpture

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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Malibu), M. H. (. A. T. G. V. (2012, October 07). Cycladic Head Sculpture. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/917/

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Malibu), Mary H. (. A. T. G. V. "Cycladic Head Sculpture." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 07, 2012. https://www.ancient.eu/image/917/.

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Malibu), Mary H. (. A. T. G. V. "Cycladic Head Sculpture." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Oct 2012. Web. 25 May 2019.

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