Agora Object: S 954
Inventory Number:   S 954
Section Number:   Β 1867
Title:   Portrait Head of Male Figure
Category:   Sculpture
Description:   Head of a young man broken off at the base of neck; tip of nose missing,
He has a mustache and sideburns. The hair is lightly drilled in front, the eyebrows are rendered plastically; pupil drilled in crescent shape; iris incised; hair of face lightly stippled.
Style of mid third century A.D.
Pentelic marble.
Cf. Hesperia Suppl. IV (1940), p. 101.
Context:   Well in floor of cistern west of Tholos.
Negatives:   Leica, 7-273, 7-293, color slide
Dimensions:   H. 0.32; W. 0.218; Th. 0.235
Material:   Marble (Pentelic)
Chronology:   215-225 A.D.
Date:   7 June 1937
Section:   Β
Grid:   G 11
Elevation:   -18.70m. to -20.00m.
Masl:   -20--18.7m.
Deposit:   G 11:2.4
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 90.
    Guide (1976), p. 302.
    Guide (1962), p. 192.
    Agora I, no. 38, p. 51, pl. 25.
Published Type:   Hesperia Suppl. IV (1940), p. 101.
References:   Publication: Agora I
Publication: Museum Guide (2014)
Publication Page: Agora 1, s. 65, p. 51
Publication Page: Agora 1, s. 121, p. 107
Images (42)
Deposit: G 11:2
Deposit: G 11:2.4
Notebook: Β-12
Notebook: Β-13
Notebook Pages (5)
Card: S 954