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Lot 9
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A Fragmentary Roman Marble Head of a Young God or Ruler, circa 1st Century A.D.

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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Description

  • A Fragmentary Roman Marble Head of a Young God or Ruler
  • Marble
  • Height 14 in. 35.6 cm.
his head lifted and turned slightly to the right, with parted lips and thick wavy hair falling over the temples, the neck worked for insertion into a statue.

Provenance

Hagop Kevorkian (1872-1962), New York, most likely acquired prior to World War II
The Hagop Kevorkian Fund (Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, November 22nd, 1974, no. 317, illus.)

A.N. Oikonomides, Chicago

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