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A Roman Marble Mask of Silenus, circa 2nd Century A.D.
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
27
A Roman Marble Mask of Silenus, circa 2nd Century A.D.
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A Roman Marble Mask of Silenus, circa 2nd Century A.D.
with long beard of symmetricaly arranged corkscrew curls, parted lips, large heavy-lidded eyes, and furrowed brow, his hair bound in a fillet and surmounted by a wreath of ivy leaves and berries; no restorations.
20 by 15 by 6 cm.
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Provenance

French private collection, by descent in the family since the 1930s (Drouot-Richelieu, Couteau-Bégarie, May 30th, 2018, no. 104, illus.)
acquired at the above sale by the present owner

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