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overall: 315 mm x 180 mm x 228 mm 15050 g
Carved porphyry head with hair bound in a slender plait knotted at the forehead and beard. Both the hair and beard have been treated in a schematic manner.
Roman copy of a 5th century BC Greek bronze, dating from circa 320–30 AD.
Gifted by Sir William and Lady Constance Burrell to the City of Glasgow, 1944.
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Gifted by Sir William and Lady Burrell to the City of Glasgow, 1944
Burrell Collection: Roman Items [various media]
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