Greek Terracotta Head of a Woman
An ancient Hellenistic Greek terracotta head of a woman with a melon coiffure, head tilted to the right.
Ca. 4th - 2nd century BC.
cf.: L. Burn & R. Higgins, Catalogue of Greek Terracottas in the British Museum, Vol. III, (London, 2001), no. 2106.
Formerly in the collection of Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915 - 2007), Zurich, Switzerland; acquired from Fortuna,Galerie fur alte Kunst, Basel, 1977.