Timeless are pleased to offer an unusual lead finial depicting the head of a bearded man dating from the 1st - 3rd Century A.D.
Finials are essentially decorative head-pieces used on everything from furniture to medical tools. This particular piece is quite large at around 2cm in length and is hollow-formed with a lug at the rear
Now available in the Timeless Galleries
ROMAN FINIAL WITH FACE
Acquired by Timeless on the UK Antiquities market, 2020. From a private Netherlands collection.