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Head of a male figure

Period:
Kushan
Date:
ca. 4th–5th century A.D.
Geography:
Bactria
Culture:
Kushan
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
9.02 x 8.5 in. (22.91 x 21.59 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.210
Not on view
By 1972, Ayoub Rabenou, Tehran; acquired by the Museum in 1974, purchased from Ayoub Rabenou, Paris and Tehran.

“Patterns of Collecting: Selected Acquisitions 1965-1975.” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, December 6, 1975–March 23, 1976.

Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 105 (Jul. 1,1974 - Jun. 30, 1975), p. 40.
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