A ROMAN MARBLE COLUMN CAPITAL
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
Carved with two tiers of deeply-drilled outsplayed acanthus leaves, the upper tier interspersed with fluted craters, florals above, outsplayed acanthus leaves at the corners of the abacus
9 1/8 in. (232 cm.) high
European Private Collection.
Anonymous sale; François de Ricqlès, Drouot-Montaigne, Paris, 1-2 October 2000, lot 865.