A ROMAN MARBLE MOSAIC PANEL
Circa 3rd-4th Century A.D.
Composed of black, green, pink, red, gray and yellow tesserae on a white ground, the rectangular panel with a bust of a woman, perhaps a personification of the Season Spring, looking to her left, her wavy hair bound in a fillet and wreathed in laurel, wearing a mantle over a tunic, an imperfectly-preserved inscription in the field above
39 3/8 in. x 40 7/8 in. (100 cm. x 103.8 cm.)