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A ROMAN BRONZE STEELYARD WEIGHT IN THE FORM OF A MALE BUST
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A ROMAN BRONZE STEELYARD WEIGHT IN THE FORM OF A MALE BUST

CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

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A ROMAN BRONZE STEELYARD WEIGHT IN THE FORM OF A MALE BUST
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
His sunken cheeks emphasizing prominent cheekbones, with almond-shaped eyes beneath arching brows and fleshy lips, wearing a torque with a phallic amulet, his bald head with remains of suspension loop, the hollow underside with lead infill
4 in. (11.5 cm.) high
Provenance
Formerly in the Nancy Mallen collection, London, 1972.
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