Face attributed to Ptolemy II Philadelphos or a contemporary

Greywacke | 6.4in | 285-246 B.C.

Unknown Artist

This very fine fragment from a large statue is attributed to the pharaoh Ptolemy II, or perhaps Ptolemy III, or possibly to a high official of those reigns. Unlike portraits of the 30th dynasty pharaohs and early Ptolemaic royal portraits that contin...
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