THE PROPERTY FROM A GENTLEMAN'S COLLECTION
CIRCA 3RD-1ST CENTURY B.C.
A SABEAN ALABASTER HEAD
Circa 3rd-1st Century B.C.
The top of the head cut flat, the ovoid face with a rounded forehead, the eyes deeply carved for inlay, the brows grooved, the nose angular and the lips protruding, with naso-labial folds and a rounded chin
5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm) high
Antiquities, Christie's New York, 15 December 1993, lot 58