Lot 53

A pair of Roman appliqués, 2nd - 3rd century

Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots

Description

Two large furniture fittings, each with a striding Eros figure in relief. The head of the figure is turned back, with a downward pointing torch behind the back. The plate framed by simple hallmark decoration. Above and below stylised floral decoration in openwork technique. A large mounting pin on the reverse. Chipping in places in the area of the lower and upper decoration, otherwise intact and with a beautiful patina. Height 16.8 cm and 15 cm.

Provenance: South German private collection.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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