LIMESTONE HEAD OF A YOUTH
Roman, PALMYRA, 1st Century AD
A charming limestone head of a youth. Depicted with a serene expression on his face, oval face with a rounded chin, his hair in thick luscious corkscrew curls brushed forward in short pointed locks. Arching brow above wide heavy-lidded almond shaped eyes with defined upper and lower lids, incised irises and sharp pupils, his fleshly lips above a strong chin.
Height: 12 cm
Width: 9.5 cm
Height on stand: 26 cm
Nicely mounted on a plexi-glass “Lucite” display stand of high quality.
Condition: Good condition, untouched as found.
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