Greek Thessalian Neolithic idol headG58
A head from a burnished pottery idol with stylised features.
Greek, Thessaly, Neolithic period, 6th to 5th Millennium BC
2.7 x 1.3 cms, 7.2 cms including stand
Fragment as shown
Ex. collection: Horatio and Patsy Melas (Switzerland and UK); acquired between 1904-1967.
Mounted on a perspex display stand