An alabaster head of a man carved in full relief with drilled beard below the chin
an dimple below the mouth, the eyes and brows recessed for missing inlay.
South Arabian, 1st century BC/AD.
H : 19 cm.
Provenance : This head was exported from Aden by the Royal Air Force in 1969
before the South Yemen received its independence. This was with the knowledge
of Sir Brian Doe, The Director of Antiquities.