A Roman Marble Figure of a Man, circa 1st Century A.D.
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Property from the Collection of Sir Peter Jonas
A Roman Marble Figure of a Man
circa 1st Century A.D.
perhaps a shepherd, standing with the weight on his left leg and the right hand on his chest, and wearing a long fleece mantle fastened on the right shoulder, draped around the hips, and falling in long vertical folds down the back, the right arm carved separately and now missing; no restorations.
Height 35 cm.
As shown and described. Minor chips and abrasions. The front somewhat weathered and with areas of thin calcium incrustation. Drilled underneath and mounted on a stone base.
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