6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,625
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A SOUTH ARABIAN ALABASTER MALE HEAD
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.
Likely from a standing figure, with recessed arching brows, almond-shaped lidded eyes with articulated pupils, a long triangular nose, a small mouth and prominent ears, the top and back of the head roughly finished
4 in. (10.1 cm.) high
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French Private Collection, 1980.
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