London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN
PROVINCIAL ROMAN, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
With thick short curly hair, angular facial features, portrayed with stern smile, mounted on turned marble base
9¾ in. (24.5 cm.) high
Formerly in an English private collection; acquired in London during the 1980s.
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