Portrait of a child. Detail.
Carrara marble. Ca. 200 CE.
Inv. No. 1994.84.
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Mary S. and Edward J. Holmes Fund, 1994.
Detail of the drill work of the hair; note the "bridges" within the grooves; this style points to the third century.
Keywords: Luna marble Luni marble Carrara marble marmo lunense child portrait baby infant boy girl clothes garments outerwear cloak tunic hairdo hairstyle Inv No 1994 84