Lot 56

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

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

Description

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

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