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Ceramic head atop a hollow cylinder with a fluted base. The face is round with small eyes, nose, and mouth. A horizontal line cuts across the forehead of the figure. At the top of the head are three sets of two interlocking loops, one of which has almost completely broken off. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
20th century
Gift of Michael and Phyllis Courlander
2016/1.258
A stone head with joined eyebrows, vertical incisions to represent stylized hair, a large lobed right ear, and a smile.
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
2016/2.357
This terracotta head with a striated neck is decorated with a pattern of raised knobs and two strings of multi-colored beads. The base of the neck is decorated with three rings of wavy lines. The face is somewhat flat and circular, tilting backwards slightly. There are three diagonal marks on each side of the open mouth. The eyes are almond shaped, framed by brows in the form of one curved line. The hairstyle is formed by four triangular projections. The oblong-shaped ears sit high on each side of the face. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
1700 – 1899
Gift of Dr. James and Vivian Curtis
2000/2.117
An Indian terracotta of a head figure of a young child, which has distinguishable facial features and facial expressions. The head figure is biting the lips which seems to shows fear and nervousness.
Indian (Indian (South Asian))
Head of a male figure
320 – 647
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
2009/2.154
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

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
A stone head with full, stylized hair marked by incisions. The ears are elongated and the lips are slightly smiling.
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
2016/2.358
A stone head, smiling slightly, with large eyes. Its right eye droops downward. The ears are elongated and have what appear to be earrings. The top of the head has vertical incisions, indicating styled hair. The verso has a raised column with consumate, inverted v's.
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
2016/2.359
This work is a terracotta head with a narrow, striated neck. The head is flat and circular, slightly tilted back on the neck. The mouth is open with three diagonal marks on each cheek. The eyebrows are formed by one continuous, curved line above the eyes and nose. 
Akan (Akan (culture or style))
Commemorative Head
20th century
Gift of Dr. Daniel and Sandra Mato
2003/2.53
White earthenware “sleeping” head lying on its right cheek (right ear omitted to lay flat) with a geometric section of crown removed. The cut at the head is painted terra cotta, the cut at the neck painted with a landscape of a tree at the edge of a cliff. A forest scene set against pink mountains covers the face, and desert rock formations in silhouette cover the back of the head.
Michael Lucero
Untitled (Head)
1980 – 1990
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the Nation Gallery of Art, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute for Museum and Library Services
2008/2.245
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
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