London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
A ROMAN GIALLO ANTICO HERM OF DIONYSOS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
From a pilaster-herm, in Archaising style, his long hair falling in waves onto his shoulder, a row of tight curls framing his face, surmounted by a diadem, the eyes recessed for inlay, now missing, his long beard with coiled tips
7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 9 and 10 December 1993, lot 134.
Royal-Athena Galleries, Art of the Ancient World, 1997, no. 19.
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Art of the Ancient World, 1997, no. 19.
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