Greek Ptolemaic marble head of a youthG233
A small marble head fragment depicting a youth with tightly curled hair and prominent Alexandrian features.
Egypt, Ptolemaic (Greek) period, late 4th to 3rd Century BC
5.1 x 3.4 cms
Fragment as shown
Ex. collection, Marcel Gibrat, New York, USA; acquired between 1960’s and 1992.
The back is inscribed with a mid 20th Century Arabic dealer’s stock code.