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This work is a terracotta head with a flattened, circular shape. The features on the face are small and the forehead is high and rounded. The hairstyle frames the face in a semi-circular shape with grooved edges. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
20th century
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.51
The head of Bodhisattva looking straight ahead. She has an elaborate crown on the top of her head that has many swirls and dots.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Head of Bodhisattva (mounted)
5th century
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2012/2.168
Indian terracotta head figure of a woman with a small hat on top of her head and facial features.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Indian Terracottas
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2009/2.138
This head of a male figure with curly hair and a mustache would once have been part of a large stucco sculpture group. Part of the stucco has flaked away from the right-hand side of the face.
Artist Unknown, Gandhara (Ancient Pakistan and Afghanistan)
Head of an unidentified male figure, possibly a donor figure or a devotee in a Buddhist sculpture group
5th century
Museum Purchase
1948/1.102
A head with a circular, raised marking on the forehead, joined eyebrows, heavy-lidded eyes, and a prominent, sharp nose. The ears appear to have hooped earrings. The hair is shaped with curving waves.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Stone Head
50 – 600
Gift of Mary Paul Stubbs in honor of Pamela Reister, Ruth Slavin, and the Museum of Art Docents
2016/2.367
Cast brass head of a human. A beaded collar covers the neck and chin, while the top of the head is decorated with a beaded cap, small clusters of what may be flowers, and 'wings' that rise from either side of the head and almost meet by the mouth. There is an opening at the top of the head as well. 
Edo (Benin);Benin (ancient Nigerian) (Edo (African culture))
Commemorative Head
1800 – 1897
Gift of Candis and Helmut Stern
2005/1.260
This terracotta sculpture of a head is round with a small chin, a closed mouth, and a broad nose. The eyes, closed, are oval-shaped below a high, sloping forehead. The semi-circular ears are asymmetrical. At the top of the head, there is a raised circle decorated with small dots. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
20th century
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.50

Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Head of Shiva
900 – 1099
Gift of Mark and Iuliana Phillips
1998/1.182
Indian terracotta figure of a woman's head with enormous head style all bundled up.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Head of a female figure
185 BCE – 320 CE
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2009/2.121
An Indian terracotta head figure which seems to be part of a fragment. Facial features of the figure is recognizable with eyes, nose and mouth. And there is a big hair oranment on the figure's hair.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Indian Terracottas
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2009/2.155

Bamum
Maskette
1915 – 1924
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Horace M. Miner
1983/2.196
Ceramic head on a hollow cylinder with a fluted base. The figure's eyes and mouth are thin, while the nose is angular. The top of the head is covered in small protruding points. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
1850 – 1950
Gift of Michael and Phyllis Courlander
2016/1.256
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