PROPERTY OF PROBIJOUX, SA
CIRCA LATE 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.
A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A CENTAUR
Circa Late 2nd-3rd Century A.D.
The creature wearing a massive garland of pine in his wavy hair, with pointed horse ears, the convex lidded eyes with drilled irises, the cheek-bones pronounced, the mouth open
8 in. (20.3 cm) high
European Private Collection, acquired in the 1980s