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This fragment is part of a large acanthus leaf from the foliate base of a Roman scroll ornament carved in high relief.
Rome; collected in Rome by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished Catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 1, no.52.
Tatham: Etchings, 10; Drawings, 4.
M1188, another similar
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