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BZ.1937.20, Bust of a Young Boy (Annius Verus?)

BZ.1937.20, Bust of a Young Boy (Annius Verus?)

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Roman, second century

Chalcedony, 8.4 cm x 6.7 cm x 5.1 cm (3 5/16 in. x 2 5/8 in. x 2 in.)

Mildred Barnes Bliss and Robert Woods Bliss acquired this bust from the Paris dealer Kalebdjian Frères in May 1937.