Alabaster man’s head. Yemen, 2nd Century A.D.

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Alabaster man’s head, eyes were formerly encrusted.

Visible wear notably on the nose.

Yemen, 2nd Century A.D.
Queen of Sheba Kingdom. Himyarite Civilization.

Height: 16 cm (6-1/4 in.).
Height with plinth: 23 cm (9 in.).

Bibliography:
Reproduced in the catalogue "Alejandro Magno en la ruta legendaria de los reinos de Saba" by François Antonovich, Mouseion Editions, illustration no. 34.

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