A ROMAN MARBLE COMPOSITE PILASTER CAPITAL
CIRCA 3RD CENTURY A.D.
Carved in high relief, with outsplayed acanthus leaves in two alternating tiers, deeply drilled, a volute at the upper left corner, a projecting knob at the top of the abacus in the form of a downward-facing bearded theater mask
14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high