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A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HERAKLES BIBAX, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Other Properties

A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HERAKLES BIBAX, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HERAKLES BIBAX, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

3,000

GBP

Other Properties

A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HERAKLES BIBAX, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.


standing with the weight on his right leg, holding a club cradled in his left arm and a skyphos in his right hand, a lion skin falling from his left shoulder and draped over his left forearm, his head turned to his right, his hair bound in a fillet and surmounted by a wreath.

Height 13 cm.


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European private collection, late 19th/early 20th Century (based on dark patina and yellow marble base)

private collection, Vienne, France, acquired in the 1970s

Artcurial, Lyon, October 8th, 2016, no. 191 ("à l'antique")