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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A SATYR

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A SATYR
    With lively expression and parted lips, baring his teeth, his hair falling in long wavy locks and drawn into a central braid over the crown of his head, wearing a twisted wreath, mounted
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    European private collection, acquired in the early 1990s.