Gold figure
Lot 252
A Late Roman to Byzantine sheet gold togatus figure
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
Gold figure
Lot Details
A Late Roman to Byzantine sheet gold togatus figure
Circa 4th-5th Century A.D.
The hollow standing figure composed of gold sheet applied to a core, with repoussé draped garments, the arms folded, the face with large features and fringed hair, vertically pierced, 2in (5cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    German private collection formed between 1952-1980.
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