A Roman marble male head wearing a wreath
Lot 76
A Roman marble male head
Sold for £14,375 (US$ 24,161) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Roman marble male head
Circa 2nd Century A.D.
Possibly an Emperor with idealised features, the head slightly turned to the right, with thick curly hair and full lips, with detailed pupils, wearing a laurel wreath, 4½in (11.5cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Jack Silver Collection, England, acquired in 1970.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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