Fragment from a marble head of a man, preserving the nose and mouth
- Mid Imperial, Antonine
- mid-2nd century A.D.
- Overall: 3 1/8 x 4 x 2 1/8 in. (7.9 x 10.2 x 5.4 cm)
- Stone Sculpture
- Credit Line:
- Rogers Fund, 1923
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The sensitive modeling, polished surface, and presence of a finely incised mustache are typical of the finest work of the Antonine period.