A Roman bronze figure of Isis-Fortuna
Lot 232*
A Roman bronze figure of Isis-Fortuna
£7,000 - 9,000
US$ 12,000 - 15,000
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A Roman bronze figure of Isis-Fortuna
Circa 2nd Century A.D.
The hollow-cast goddess depicted stepping forward, wearing a short sleeved chiton with a himation tied in the characteristic Isis knot between her breasts, she holds a cornucopia and wears a plumed headdress with sun disc and horns above a diadem securing the ringlet tresses, 6in (15cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York.
    Inherited from Edward Safani, acquired in the 1950s.
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