Bald head

Dimensions
height: 33 cm
Date
1st century B.C. (?)
Iconography
Inventory
8421
ID
Hyp-3839
References
Hekler 1929, 154, no. 161; Kyrieleis 1975, 55–56, 173, no. E 9, pl. 44, fig. 1–2; Frel, in BullMusHong 20 (1962), 81–84; Frel, in BullMusHong 24 (1964), 102; Fittschen 1977, 68, j. 4., no. 5

Marble analyses conducted by Danielle Decrouez (Geneva, Museum of Natural History) and Karl Ramseyer (University of Bern, Institute of Geological Sciences) have shown that the sculpture was made of Thasian marble. Click here for the detailed results.