A Roman Marble Bust of Athena, circa 2nd Century A.D.
wearing a chiton, mantle falling over the left shoulder, and aegis with central gorgoneion; head restored.
Height as restored 22 cm.; height of shoulders 12 cm.
private collection, circa 19th Century (based on style of restored head)
French private collection, acquired in the 1970s (Drouot, Piasa, March 17th, 2014, no. 172, part)
acquired at the above sale by the present owner