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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A SATYR

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A SATYR
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.
    With head turned to his left, the expressive face with furrowed brow, pronounced cheekbones and open mouth, his hair swept up beneath a wreath around his head, mounted
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    German private collection, formed during the 1960s-1970s.