Huge marble head from a colossal Parian marble statue of a woman. Round the face is a triple row of curls, symmetrically arranged, each curl being terminated in a conventional spiral. The remainder of the hair is drawn black to form a mass at the back of the head, covered by a close-fitting cap. This head is remarkable for largeness and simplicity of treatment, but the front of the face and part of the hair has been much injured. The head inclines towards the left shoulder and the neck appears to have been broken off from a statue.
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