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A Roman Marble Hunt Sarcophagus Relief Fragment, circa late 3rd Century A.D.
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5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
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56

ANOTHER PROPERTY

A Roman Marble Hunt Sarcophagus Relief Fragment, circa late 3rd Century A.D.
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Roman Marble Hunt Sarcophagus Relief Fragment, circa late 3rd Century A.D.
carved in high relief with two hands grabbing a stag's head, one by the fragmentary horn, the other by the muzzle; no restorations.
22 by 20 by 9 cm.
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Provenance

European private collection, early 20th Century (based on Siena marble stand)
French private collection, acquired in the 1950s (Orne Enchères, Alençon, March 10th, 2018, no. 71)
acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Catalogue Note

Two handwritten labels affixed to the back of the mount read "Fragment d’un revêtement en bas-relief grec circa IIe s. AV. JC / Issu des Fouilles Sous-marines de Mahdia (au large d’Hamamet). Fouilles exposées au Musée du BARDO (Alaoui) à Tunis."

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