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Marble head of a herm

Period:
Early or Mid Imperial
Date:
1st or 2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 14 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 10in. (36.8 x 21.6 x 25.4cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson, 1903
Accession Number:
03.12.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 157
Copy of a Greek work of the late 5th century B.C.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1954. Catalogue of Greek Sculptures. no. 48, pp. 35-36, pls. 43a-b, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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