Small head of a youth. Off white marble. Missing much of left side of face including part of left eye; also much of left side of back part of head. Frontal pose. Very curly hair bound with a plain fillet leaving a large fringe around the forehead and sides; covers ear on right side. Called woman in earlier ledger and catalogue card but clearly this is not so.
[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 132, no. 68
[Book] Moltesen, Mette. 1997. Dianas Hellige Lund: Fund fra en Helligdom i Nemi: In the Sacred Grove of Diana: Finds from a sanctuary at Nemi. 5-235. : Page/Fig./Plate: 208:no. 245
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