A SYRIAN GYPSUM SPECTACLE IDOL
TELL BRAK, CIRCA 4TH MILLENNIUM B.C.
The bell-shaped body oval in section, surmounted by two circular perforated 'eyes'
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high
Collection of Z. Wolloch, New York, 1960s.
With Fortuna Fine Arts, New York, 2007 (Venerable Traditions, Works of Art from the Ancient World, no. 2).