Lot 74

A Roman terracotta figure of the sleeping Eros, 2nd - 3rd century

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Rare and unusual scene with a sleeping Eros in a crib-like bed. Head and foot of the bed with prongs (for support?), one of them broken. Otherwise intact without additions. Length 11 cm.
Most charming scene!

Provenance: South German private collection.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1 - 891. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).