A Roman bronze appliqué
Lot 104*
A Roman bronze appliqué
Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,781) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Roman bronze appliqué
Circa 1st-2nd Century A.D.
Possibly from a large bronze vessel's handle, depicting the god Dionysus, with youthful features, his hair centrally parted, wearing the characteristic wreath with vine leaves and grapes, with a ribbon below and an attachment loop at the top, 4½in (11.5cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Canadian private collection acquired in the late 1970s.
    Edward J. Smith Collection, Weehawken, New Jersey, USA.
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  1. Madeleine Perridge
    Specialist - Antiquities
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