A large Graeco-Roman stucco head of a goddess
Lot 169*W
A large Graeco-Roman stucco head of a goddess
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
A large Graeco-Roman stucco head
Lot Details
A large Graeco-Roman stucco head of a goddess
Egypt, circa 1st-3rd Century A.D.
Her hair centrally-parted and tied in a chignon at the back of her head, her large downturned eyes with incised irises, 10½in (26.6cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Dr Geoffrey A. Smith Collection, San Diego, California, acquired before 1978. Prior to this, reputedly in the collection of King Farouk of Egypt, before 1954.
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