Head of Niobe

Unknown Roman

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late 2nd century

Marble

Overall: 28 in. (71.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Leon A. Marantz, Class of 1935, 1967P, 1970P

S.977.208

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1-500

Object Name

Sculpture

Research Area

Classical World

Not on view

Inscriptions

Not signed.

Exhibition History

Rotunda Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 12-October, 1978.

Provenance

Leon Albert Marantz (1913-2008, Class of 1935), East Orange, New Jersey; given to present collection, 1977.

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