A Roman marble janiform head
Lot 235*
A Roman marble janiform head
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
Auction Details
A Roman marble janiform head A Roman marble janiform head
Lot Details
A Roman marble janiform head
Circa 1st-2nd Century A.D.
Depicting the head of a bearded man, the reverse carved with the head of youth with loose curling hair, both with drilled pupils, an iron loop embedded in the crown of the head, 6½in (16.5cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York.
    Inherited from Edward Safani, acquired in the 1960s.
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