Roman marble head of BacchusR121
A marble head of Bacchus, god of wine and merriment, depicted in the Greek style with flowing beard and a wreath in his hair.
Roman, 1st or 2nd Century AD
9 x 5.3 cms, 11.3 cms including stand
Fragment as shown
Ex. private collection, Dorset, UK; acquired c. 1960’s-1980’s.
Mounted on a limestone display stand