Portrait of a child. Detail
Carrara marble. Ca. 200 CE.
Inv. No. 1994.84.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of a child. Detail.

Carrara marble. Ca. 200 CE.
Inv. No. 1994.84.

Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

Origin:
Mary S. and Edward J. Holmes Fund, 1994.
Description:
Detail of the drill work of the hair; note the "bridges" within the grooves; this style points to the third century.
Credits:
2009. Photo, text: Roger B. Ulrich.

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Keywords: Luna marble Luni marble Carrara marble marmo lunense child portrait baby infant boy girl garment garments clothes clothing outerwear cloak tunic hairdo hairstyle Inv No 1994 84
History of Ancient Rome