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Male Portrait Head


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description Roman portraits of private individuals often imitated the hairstyle and other details of contemporary imperial portraits. This impressive example is modeled after likenesses of Emperor Gallienus (253-268 CE).
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/23/1961Treatmentcleaned
7/06/1970Treatmentcleaned
1/01/1992Technical Reportother
2/04/1999Treatmentcleaned; loss compensation
Provenance Joseph Brummer, Paris and New York, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1924, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1924

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Period
225-300 CE (Roman Imperial)
Medium
marble
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
23.10
Measurements
11 15/16 x 9 3/4 x 9 11/16 in. (30.4 x 24.8 x 24.6 cm)
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