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A ROMAN LIMESTONE HEAD OF A SATYR
A ROMAN LIMESTONE HEAD OF A SATYR

PROBABLY FROM EGYPT, CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.

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A ROMAN LIMESTONE HEAD OF A SATYR
probably from egypt, circa 2nd-3rd century a.d.
Sculpted in high relief with large pointed ears, pronounced cheek-bones, and deep-set eyes beneath angled brows and furrowed forehead, his lips pursed into a lascivious smile, a fillet in his hair
11in. (27.95cm.) high
Provenance
Ernst Kofler Collection
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