• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 326

    A ROMAN MARBLE HERM HEAD

    CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE HERM HEAD
    CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
    The bearded god with curling hair falling in ringlets around his forehead, with furrowed brow and almond-shaped eyes, mounted
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in a French private collection, 1940s.