A Roman marble fragment of a large male head, upper part with eyes, short wavy hair, remains of whiskers on right side. Roman Imperial Period, c. 2nd-3rd century AD. H. c. 14 cm. Diam. bottom c. 20 cm.
J. A. Jerichau (1816–1883).
Sold at the Jerichau estate sale in 1884, lot 47–50 “Damaged head and fragments of heads”. Stated in bill.
Professor C. Wilkens (1844–1929).
Danish private collection, by inheritance.