Ptolemaic Marble Portrait Head

in the style of the Royal Household

2nd - 1st Centuries BC

Height: 8.8 cm. (3 1/2 in.)

Width: 6.5 cm. (2 9/16 in.)

#0874

ex: private American collection, mid-1980’s previously, a private Israeli collection, 1960’s-1970’s

Comparandum: Stanwick, Paul Edmund ; Portraits of the Ptolemies : Greek kings as Egyptian pharaohs (Austin, 2002) no. 161-162; 240 (coin); 274-275