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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 210

    A ROMAN MARBLE FRAGMENTARY HAND

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE FRAGMENTARY HAND
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    With remains of two fingers and thumb; and a foliate marble column capital, re-used as a mortar, circa 3rd Century A.D.
    7 in. (18 cm.) and 6¾ in. (17 cm.) high respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Formerly in the Max Willborg collection (1933-2001).