12 June 2002
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A SOUTH ARABIAN ALABASTER HEAD
Circa 1st Century B.C.-1st Century A.D.
The top of the head flat and roughly cut, with a small straight mouth, a thin angular nose and grooved brows, the eyes inlaid, the additional inlays for the pupils now missing, on an elongated tapering neck
7½ in. (19 cm) high
Joanne Toor Cummings
Antiquities, Christie's New York, 14 June 1996, lot 181
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