Head of unknown character

Drawing of unknown character - please help to identify him.

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    You can accept a correct answer by clicking on the checkmark by the voting buttons, as per the tour.
    – FuzzyBoots
    Commented Oct 19, 2023 at 12:15
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    For what it's worth, I tried putting the image through Google Image to see what comes up. It says the button badge depicts an owl.
    – Clockwork
    Commented Oct 20, 2023 at 7:31
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    @Clockwork - It found me some nice pictures of rulers...
    – Valorum
    Commented Oct 21, 2023 at 20:18

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Adam Warlock, a Marvel Comics character created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in Fantastic Four #66 (June, 1967). Probably drawn by Jim Starlin in your image. Starlin redefined the character in his own series Warlock (1970s) and made use of him as one of the main characters in his Infinity Saga series during the 90s. Thanos, created by Starlin, and who you may know from MCU, is considered his arch-villain. As @MartianInvader commented, you can find the MCU version of Warlock in Guardians of the Galaxy vol.3

Adam Warlock

To be more precise, your badge's image is taken from Strange Tales #180

Strange Tales 181 cover

Original panel

Image in context

Splash page

By the way, apart from using internet, I used "old-school" techniques. Meaning "having a physical copy of those comics". Below you can see the big gallery edition recently published in Spain. :-)

Spanish Gallery Edition

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    You mention Thanos is in the MCU, but Adam Warlock is too! Not nearly as prominently, of course, but he plays a reasonably important role in Guardians of the Galaxy 3. Commented Oct 19, 2023 at 23:46

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