A Roman silver mirror with a Hercules club handle and duck heads
Lot 194*
A Roman silver mirror with a Herculean club handle
Sold for £21,600 (US$ 36,305) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A Roman silver mirror with a Herculean club handle
Circa 1st Century A.D.
One side with a slightly raised border, and ornamented with concentric rings, the separately cast handle forming the notched Herculean club, divided to form two bird's heads curved for attachment to the mirror, 9¾in. (25cm.) high

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  • Provenance:
    Ex Hatch-Conrad collection, Rhineland, Germany 1970s

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