Head of a servant (from an Attic funerary monument)

Classification
Culture
Dimensions
height: 20.5 cm
Date
330–317 B.C.
Production place
Inventory
8413
ID
Hyp-3845
References
Szilágyi, J. Gy., Antik Gyűjtemény, 57; Szilágyi, J. Gy., Ancient Art, 64; Hekler 1929, 153, no. 152; Clairmont 1993, vol. III, 237, j. 1 (no. 3.372); Oroszlán, in BullMusHong 1 (1947)

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 statue was made of Parian (Paros-Marathi) marble. Click here for the detailed results.