A choice Roman ceramic sistrum handle with head of female grotesque, Egypt, 1st - 2nd Century AD, with fantastic detail and with expressive features, the rectangular attachment atop her head pierced with holes from side to side to attach metal rattles. H: 3 5/8 in (9.2 cm). Light deposits and a beautiful example! Ex Brentwood, CA private collection.
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Roman sistrum handle with head of female grotesque