Lot 113

A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF HERCULES Circa 2nd Century A.D. Finely carved, Hercules is depicted with a heavy brow and slightly sunken eyes, the small mouth surrounded by a thick beard and moustache, with his hair in tight waves, he wears a filet around his head, 14.9cm high, (18.5cm high inc. base) Provenance: Private collection of B. Jacobs, UK, acquired more than 50 years ago; and thence by descent.

Estimate: £1,000-£1,500