Date: ca. 4th century
Culture: Pakistan (ancient region of Gandhara)
Medium: Stucco with traces of paint
Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); D. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number: 13.96.4
This head shows close stylistic affinities with early stucco production from Gandharan sites at Taxila. The sensitive modeling has an expressive quality that is not seen in the more formal images in stone from this period.