A Fine Bronze Applique of Bacchus

GBP 600.00

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Object Description

A very fine Ancient Roman bronze applique in the shape of the head of Bacchus, hollow in the back with a protrusion for attachment. Facial features are delicately rendered: his incised eyes are framed by hair decorated with leaves, possibly stylized wine leaves that often appear on bronze heads of Bacchus.

Date: Circa 2nd-3rd Century AD

Object Condition

Very fine, green patination covers the surface.

Object Details

  • dimensions
    W:4 x H:3.7 centimeters

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The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James
London
SW1Y 4AA