Rome, ca 1st to 3rd century CE. A sensitively modeled head of a male youth depicted with short curly hair clustered around his face, a smiling mouth and full cheeks, the back exposed. The close-cropped hair, classicizing features, and treatment of the eyes suggest that the head is from the Julio-Claudian Period. Custom stand. Size: 4" W x 5.375" H (10.2 cm x 13.7 cm); 8.125" H (20.6 cm) on stand
Provenance: Ex-Private New York Collection; Ex-Gilbert Coll., NYC; Ex-Palmyra Heritage Gallery.
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