Ceramic sculpture of young black female with hooped earrings and curly hair, the top half of the head is open and would have possibly have been used for drinking or containing miscellaneous items.
Koloniale Boekjes en Artefacten
Collection of colonial booklets, memorabilia, etc. from around the world.
The Black Archives
Country of Production
Place of Production
Sculpture, Ceramic, Skull, Container, Earrings, Curly Hair, Goblet
Mitchell bought this object whilst travelling around Rome, where he said he saw a number of these types of ceramic containers which used black subjects in the design.
“Ceramic Head,” The Black Archives, accessed November 29, 2023, https://collection.theblackarchives.nl/items/show/41.