Anatolian Kiliya type marble idol headM11
A head from a marble Kiliya type idol with protruding ears and a slender nose.
Anatolia, Chalcolithic period, c. 3300-2500 BC
2.9 x 3.5 cms, 6cms with display stand
Fragment as shown, nose chipped and accretions on much of the upper surface
Ex. private collection, USA; acquired from an older collection formerly purchased in New York, USA during the 1990’s.
Mounted on a perspex display block