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Roman Head of Bacchus

Antiquities - Roman


LOT 0182

Estimate
GBP (£) 1,200 - 1,700
EUR (€) 1,320 - 1,870
USD ($) 1,550 - 2,190
Additional Fees*

Opening Bid: £954 (EUR 1,049; USD 1,229)
ROMAN HEAD OF BACCHUS
2nd-3rd century AD

A marble head of Bacchus (Dionysus) with gently smiling face, soft features and large, expressive eyes; long hair pulled up into a knot at the front and held in place by a fillet with bunches of grapes and ivy leaves falling to the sides, to the back the hair tied in a knot; mounted on a custom-made stand. 10 kg, 30 cm including stand (12").

Condition
Fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a North London gentleman; formerly from a Mayfair gallery in the 1990s.

Date
Tuesday 21st February 2017 :
to Saturday 25 February 2017: Antiquities & Coins

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