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Neolithic large gray pottery head from an idol NEOLITHIC LARGE GRAY POTTERY HEAD FROM AN IDOL

Roughly spade-shaped, with raised arching eyes surrounded by incisions, an incised cheek line, and a raised nasal ridge; the nose lacking; the back of the concave head with a row of four perforations.

Vinca Culture, ca. 5th Millennium BC

H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.)

Ex M.M. collection, Belgrade.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 83.



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