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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 215

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GOAT

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GOAT
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Shown turning to the right, mouth open, long coat and beard, with thick mass of curls over the forehead, with mount
    12 in. (30.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Collection of Joseph McCrindle (1923-2008). See also lots 214 and 240.