9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 10,000
A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GOD
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
With tight curls falling on either side of his face, four deeply-drilled at either side, the thick mustache and full beard framing his small mouth, his almond-shaped eyes with articulated pupils and thick lids, with arching, slightly furrowed brows above, his slender nose with flared nostrils
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high
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Louise Molbach-Thellefsen, Connecticut, prior to 1970.
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