A ROMAN LIMESTONE PORTRAIT OF A MAN
Circa 1st Century A.D.
Depicting an elderly man with broad realistic features displaying a stern expression, with deep undulating wrinkles on his forehead, a receding hairline and closely-cropped hair, his deep-set eyes with a fan of wrinkles at the outer corners, with accentuated heavy bags below and substantial naso-labial folds which curve around the corners of his down-turned mouth, his lips deeply delineated in the corners, with a rounded, protruding chin
9¾ in. (24.8 cm) high