Roman Limestone Head of a Man
An ancient Roman limestone male head with short croped hair and wide eyes, with a limestone pillar behind.
Cf. British Museum, inv. no. 1889,1012.1, a Palmyrene funerary relief with busts of a man and a woman.
Formerly in a Connecticut private collection, acquired from Asfar Brothers, Beirut, Lebanon, May 15, 1971, accompanied by original receipt and shipping documents.