2nd century - 3rd century
Stone head, traces of blue paint, said to come from Cyprus. Young man. Clean shaven except for sideburns.
Purchased from S. Anastassiou
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Roman Sculpture Gallery (1975 - 2000)
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
[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. 214, no. 106
[Article] Matthews, Kenneth D. 1969. A Boy's First Shave. Expedition. 11 (3): 25.
: Page/Fig./Plate: 25
[Article] Matthews, Kenneth D. 1960. Portraits of a Hero. Expedition. 1 (4): 36-37. : Page/Fig./Plate: 36-37
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