Marble analysis, 4779
Limestone origin: local
It is realistic to expect that this rock has been extracted in the country of the sculpture workshop where this artefact was carved. This variety of limestone is not very prestigious for exportation.
D. Decrouez & K. Ramseyer (1997, 2016)
4779; Head of a bearded man
Microfacies under transmitted light. Long side of photograph: 3.3 mm