A Hellenistic terracotta head of a Macedonian youth, Ptolemaic, 3rd - 2nd Century BC, Alexandria, wearing a low domed hat, his features nicely detailed. H: 1 3/8 in (3.5 cm). Mounted on square wood base. 32x23mm. Cf: Fischer Greek and Roman Terracotta from Egypt #214 or 198; Bailey BM Terracottas (Vol. 4) #3551; Burn and Higgins BM Greek Terracotta (Vol. 3) 2814; NY Carlsberg Glyptotek #114-15. Ex Washington, DC private collection.
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