Roman volcanic basalt head fragmentR4
A fragmentary sculpture of a male head, carved from volcanic grey basalt.
Roman, Hauran region (modern Syria/Jordan), c. 2nd Century AD
14.5 x 10.5 cms, 20.5 cms with stand
Fragment as shown, mounted on an amber coloured perspex display stand
Ex. private collection, Rouen, France; acquired 1950’s-1970’s.