14243. Roman Bone Inlay Depicting a Youth
Alexandria, Ca. 4th to 5th Century AD.
A rectangular casket inlay with two attachment holes. The scene consists of a nude youth striding left; holding an offering, a cloak tied around his neck. Nice dendritic deposits. Condition: chip to hair, minor repair. Eliphus (deer or stag bone). Size: 4-1/4 in H. x 1-1/4 in W. + custom mount. Published Howard Nowes Ancient Art, Vol III, no 2 Winter 2001, no. 68 illustrated.
Original Price: $695
Special Price: $975