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Roman marble bust of a priestess of Isis Roman marble bust of a priestess of Isis
ROMAN MARBLE BUST OF A PREISTESS OF ISIS

The hair surrounds the forehead in radial striated waves, is drawn into a bun at the nape, and falls in the typical corkscrew locks over the shoulders. A central knot of hair at the top of the head represents the Pschent Crown.

Later 1st Century AD

H. 16 7/8 in. (43 cm.)

Ex German private collection.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2015, no. 14.

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