Lot 114: Roman Head of Aphrodite Inlay
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd-3rd century AD. A glass mosaic plaque of the profile head of Aphrodite (Venus) with bead necklace and elaborate hairstyle with chignon and stephane, after the Greek; mounted on a custom-made stand. 15 grams, 76mm (3"). Property of a London gentleman; acquired London art market, 1970-1980.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.