|NEOLITHIC POTTERY HEAD FROM AN IDOL
Roughly spade-shaped, with large incised eyes with incised eye lashes on the top and bottom, raised nasal ridge, and pointed nose, and a band of three incised lines across the brow; the back of the flattened head with a row of six perforations.
Vinca Culture, Balkan area, ca. 5th Millennium BC
H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.)
Ex M. M. collection, Belgrade.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2010, no. 175.