A large carved bone example having a well carved head and face, depicted with a fashionable hairdo, pierced ears and wearing an ancient solid gold loop earring in his left ear. Overall mellow surface patina with areas of mineral deposits. Ancient loss to the tip of the right foot, otherwise intact, exc. condition Ca. 3rd century A.D.
Ex. private NYC collection, acquired from Harmer Rooke Galleries, NYC., 1980s.