A giallo antico marble head
Lot 115
A Roman giallo antico marble portrait head of a man
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
A Roman giallo antico marble portrait head of a man
Lot Details
A Roman giallo antico marble portrait head of a man
Julio-Claudian, circa early 1st Century A.D.
Possibly an emperor, depicted with wavy hair brushed forward over his brow, with youthful idealised features, 3¼in (8.3cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    English private collection, acquired circa 1970.
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