A Roman marble acroterion
Lot 58*
A Roman marble acroterion
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Roman marble acroterion
Circa 2nd Century A.D.
From the right corner of a sarcophagus lid, in the form of a mask in profile to the right, with deeply drilled curling hair around his face, with a plain border in relief around the top, back and base, 11in (27.9cm) high, mounted


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