A Roman furniture fitting with the head of Bacchus, 1st - 2nd century
Works of Art, Asiatica, Antiquities | A90kua | Live auction | 380 Lots
DescriptionElaborately worked bronze fitting in the shape of the head of Bacchus. The head of the god of wine with floral forehead ornamentation grows out of a multiple serrated vine leaf. A very sophisticated design! Parts of the vine leaf are missing below the left half of the face, otherwise intact. Excellent patina. Height 8 cm.
Provenance: South German private collection.
Condition: II Questions about the lot?