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Head of a Youth
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Head of a Youth

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Description This head of a youth wears a band around his hair, and the back of his head is flattened off. There is drilling in the hair and red in the cracks. The piece is cut at the base of the neck as for insertion; there is a hole for mounting drilled at the bottom.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown] (?); Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters (?)

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1st century BCE-4th century CE
crystalline, coarse, translucent white marble with red color
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H: 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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