A small Greek marble male head
Lot 51
A small Greek marble male head
Sold for £2,875 (US$ 4,832) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A small Greek marble male head
Hellenistic, circa 3rd-2nd Century B.C.
Probably of Alexander the Great, turning slightly to the left, with a prominent brow, some pigment remaining on the eyes and lips, the back flattened, 3½in (9.1cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    English private collection of an academic, acquired between 1950-1975.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
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