THREE PALMYRENE STUCCO MASKS
CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
Likely architectural fragments, each with an animated expressions including a bearded man with thick hair, his brows furrowed, his nose broad; a youth with thick hair, a groove for the band across the fringe, his large nose pointed; and a female with her wavy hair center parted and bound in a patterned headcloth, her triangular nose pointed; all with deeply recessed eyes, black pigment for the pupils, their mouths agape
Bearded Man: 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high (3)