A Roman Limestone Head of a Horse, Roman Imperial Period, ca. 1st - 2nd century CE
RS1905Regular price $2,950 USD
Possibly from a sarcophagus, finely carved in raised relief with well-defined characteristics, featuring a wavy mane, piercing eyes, flared nostrils, and a parted mouth, wearing a bridle.
Dimensions: Height: 1 3/4 inches (4.44 cm), Length: 2 7/8 inches (7.3 cm)
Condition: Loss to the right ear, and minor weathering to the surface but overall intact and in very good condition.
Provenance: Ex. Davies Gallery, London, prior to 1975, thereafter an NYC private collection.