Roman Marble Head Fragment of Hercules
C. 1st-2th Century AD
The finely carved marble head of Hercules, depicted with curly hair and a full beard, a thick mustache and a small mouth. He has a large nose and almond-shaped eyes with articulated lids.
Although a fragment, it is finely carved and an interesting piece.
Provenance: Ex S. M. Collection
Ref: Similar example on the Metropolian Musuem of Art, Accession Number: 23.160.46.
Size: Head: 70mm tall
146mm height including stand.