Agora Object: S 837
Inventory Number:   S 837
Section Number:   ΟΑ 38
Title:   Portrait Head of Male Figure
Category:   Sculpture
Description:   The face, except for corner of left eye, and the left cheek, is missing; otherwise intact. The neck ends in a carefully cut tenon.
The head is that of a man with a thick curly beard and short curly hair beginning to be thin above forehead.
Island marble.
Drilled for setting on base June 1950.
Context:   First cut south; fill of Valerian Wall.
Notebook Page:   215
Negatives:   Leica, XLIII-81, XLIII-82, 7-159
Dimensions:   H. 0.465; W. (at brows) 0.204; Th. 0.215
Material:   Marble (Island)
Chronology:   Period of Hadrian.
Date:   3 March 1937
Section:   ΟΑ
Grid:   T 23
Period:   Roman
Bibliography:   Agora I, no. 23, pp. 33-34, pl. 12.
References:   Publication: Agora I
Publication Page: Agora 1, s. 47, p. 33
Publication Page: Agora 1, s. 121, p. 107
Images (8)
Card: S 837