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A Roman Giallo Antico Marble Herm Head of Hermes , circa 1st Century A.D.
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A Roman Giallo Antico Marble Herm Head of Hermes , circa 1st Century A.D.
Estimate
5,0008,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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A Roman Giallo Antico Marble Herm Head of Hermes , circa 1st Century A.D.
with long beard of overlapping curls, the eyes recessed for inlay, his wavy hair arranged in three rows of spirals curls above the forehead, bound in a fillet, and falling in long strands behind the ears; no restorations.
Height 18 cm.
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Provenance

European private collection, early 20th Century (based on patina and variegated marble base)
French private collection (Audap & Mirabaud, Paris, Succession d'un collectionneur. Entier mobilier garnissant son appartement, March 15th, 2016, no. 457, illus.)

Catalogue Note

Cf. Sotheby’s, London, Ancient Marbles, June 13th, 2016, no. 35.

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