Greek Terracotta Head of a Goddess
An ancient Hellenistic Greek terracotta head of a goddess with pierced ears and a semicircular diadem over her centrally parted wavy hair.
Ca. 4th - 2nd century BC.
cf.: L. Burn & R. Higgins, Catalogue of Greek Terracottas in the British Museum, Vol. III, (London, 2001), no. 2569.
Formerly in the collection of Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915 - 2007), Zurich, Switzerland; acquired from Charles Ede, London, 1978.