A Roman marble sarcophagus fragment
Lot 57*
A Roman marble sarcophagus fragment
Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,606) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A Roman marble sarcophagus fragment
Circa 2nd Century A.D.
Depicting a head of a goddess, probably Aphrodite, with deeply-drilled hair and a top-knot, holding something in her left hand, a small winged erote at either side, 11½in (29.2cm) wide, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Collection of the late Anthony Quinn (21 April 1915 – 03 June 2001), acquired between the 1960s and 1970s.
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