Lot 803

A Roman bronze fragment of an arm and a club on a pedestal, 1st - 2nd century

Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 380 Lots

Description

Smaller than life-sized, angled bronze arm. The hand wielding a spear or club, broken off above the hand. Beautiful patina. Mounted on a stand. Height of the arm 22.5 cm (including stand with pedestal 39 cm). Plus a solid bronze club with a snake entwined around it. Beautiful patina. Length 25 cm.
Highly decorative set.

Provenance: From the collection of a South German classical philologist, acquired by him during the 1950s and 1960s. Remaining thereafter in the family estate.

Condition: II Questions about the lot?

General Information

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