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Sculpture

Object Number:58-22-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Classical
Hellenistic
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Male Head
Height: 8.1 cm
Width: 6.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from George Allen, 1958

Description

Small head of a man wearing narrow plain flat fillet; hair a flat cap worked in very low relief into separate curly locks; beard very lightly worked. eyes large, face round, forhead low with brow-ridge. Bronze dark, cleaned, showing a few casting flaws and some roughness from disease. No additions by incision or cold chiseling.

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